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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Enforcement Report - Week of February 6, 2013

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Event Detail

Event ID 63918
Product Type Devices
Status Ongoing
Recalling Firm Alere San Diego, Inc.
City San Diego
State CA
Country US
Voluntary/Mandated Voluntary: Firm Initiated
Recall Initiation Date 2012-10-22
Initial Firm Notification of
Consignee or Public
Letter
Distribution Pattern Worldwide Distribution - USA (nationwide) Puerto Rico and South Korea.

Product Detail

Product Description Code Info Classification Reason for Recall Product Quantity Recall Number
Alere Cholestech LDX Multianalyte Control, 2 vial set, Catalog Number: 88769 Alere Cholestech LDX Multianalyte Control (hereafter referred to as Controls) enables users to monitor the performance of total cholesterol (TC), high density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL), triglycerides (TRG), glucose (GLU), alanine aminotransferase (ALT), and aspartate aminotransferase (AST) test procedures on the Alere Cholestech LDX System. The results obtained for the controls are to be compared with the assigned values given on the Expected Values Card, accompanying the package insert, to determine if the procedure is within control limits. Assayed quality control material for use with the Alere Cholestech LDX System. Lot#C2510 and C2510A Class III Alere San Diego is recalling the Alere Cholestech LDX Multianalyte Control (MAC) and the Alere Cholestech LDX Calibrator Verification, 4 vial set, because of issues with increased HDL Cholesterol results. 2,471 kits Z-0746-2013
Alere Cholestech LDX Calibration Verification, 4 vial set, Catalog Number: 88770 Alere Cholestech LDX Calibration Verification (hereafter referred to as CAL VERS) enables users to monitor the performance of total cholesterol (TC), high density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL), triglycerides (TRG), and glucose (GLU) test procedures on the Alere Cholestech LDX System. Calibration verification is optional for CLIA waived systems, such as the Alere Cholestech LDX System, under CLIA regulations. However local or state regulations may require that calibration verification is run at regular intervals. Lot#271097 Class III Alere San Diego is recalling the Alere Cholestech LDX Multianalyte Control (MAC) and the Alere Cholestech LDX Calibrator Verification, 4 vial set, because of issues with increased HDL Cholesterol results. 320 kits Z-0747-2013
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