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Class 2 Device Recall RECEPTAL CANISTER

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  Class 2 Device Recall RECEPTAL CANISTER see related information
Date Initiated by Firm July 17, 2013
Date Posted December 06, 2013
Recall Status1 Terminated 3 on December 06, 2016
Recall Number Z-0457-2014
Recall Event ID 66431
Product Classification Apparatus, suction, operating-room, wall vacuum powered - Product Code GCX
Product Product is labeled in part: LIST NO. 43449; RECEPTAL CANISTER; DO NOT FILL 900 ABOVE THIS LINE; Product of China; Hospira, Inc.,; Lake Forest, IL 60045 USA.

Used to isolate suction waste during surgeries, or to clear patient airways, throat or wounds to allow treatment.
Code Information *** DOMESTIC PRODUCT ***   List Numbers: 43449-04-11 and 43449-04-01;  Lot Numbers: All;   *** FOREIGN PRODUCT ***   List Numbers: 0L21297W1, 0L2129701, 0L2139701, 43449001L, 434490101, 434490102, 434490181, 434490181, 434490182, 4344901DX, 434496101, 434496161, 4344961A1, 434499090;  Lots: All
Recalling Firm/
Hospira Inc.
275 N Field Dr
Lake Forest IL 60045-2579
Manufacturer Reason
for Recall
Hospira has recieved reports that the vacuum needed to create suction with the 1L Receptal System cannot be achieved due to the canister and liner not properly seating.
FDA Determined
Cause 2
Process control
Action An URGENT DEVICE RECALL letter dated July 17, 2013 was mailed to direct consignees. The letter requested the consignees: 1) quarantine any affected products, 2) complete and return the reply form included with the letter, 3) notify healthcare professionals within the consignee's organization of the recall, 4) return the affected products to Stericycle in accordance with the instructions in the letter. Consignees are further requested to forward a copy of the notification materials to any customers that they may have distributed the products to.
Quantity in Commerce 3,560 units distributed from June 2004 - December 2012
Distribution Worldwide Distribution-USA (nationwide) including the states of AL, AZ, CA, CO, FL, GA, IL, IN, KS, MD, MI, MN, MO, MT, NC, ND, NE, NJ, NY, PA, SD, TX, UT, VA, and WA and countries of: Canada and EMEA.
Total Product Life Cycle TPLC Device Report

1 A record in this database is created when a firm initiates a correction or removal action. The record is updated if the FDA identifies a violation and classifies the action as a recall, and it is updated for a final time when the recall is terminated. Learn more about medical device recalls.
2 Per FDA policy, recall cause determinations are subject to modification up to the point of termination of the recall.
3 For details about termination of a recall see Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Title 21 §7.55.