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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Enforcement Report - Week of July 10, 2013

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Product Detail

Product Description Heparin Sodium and 0.9% Sodium Chloride Injection, a) Product code 2B0944, 2000 USP Units, Viaflex Plus Container, 1000mL, (NDC 0338-0433-04), b) Product code 2B0953: 1000 USP Units, Viaflex Plus Container, 500 mL (NDC 0338-0431-03), Baxter, Deerfield, IL 60015
Recall Number D-626-2013
Classification Class II
Code Info Lot #: a) Product code 2B0944: N001164, Exp 7/13; b) Product code 2B0953: N001396, Exp 11/13
Product Distributed Qty
Reason For Recall Lack of Assurance of Sterility: Specific lot numbers of these products have been identified for potential administration port leakage. The potential for leakage is the result of a manufacturing issue which occurred during the sealing of the closure assembly at the administration port.

Event Detail

Event Id 65288
Product Type Drugs
Status Ongoing
Recalling Firm Baxter Healthcare Corp.
City Deerfield
State IL
Country US
Voluntary / Mandated Voluntary: Firm Initiated
Recall Initiation Date 2013-05-21
Initial Firm Notification of Consignee or Public Letter
Distribution Pattern Nationwide & Puerto Rico