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Class 2 Device Recall VITROS Chemistry Products CDM PROM

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  Class 2 Device Recall VITROS Chemistry Products CDM PROM see related information
Date Initiated by Firm July 15, 2014
Date Posted August 13, 2014
Recall Status1 Terminated 3 on May 21, 2018
Recall Number Z-2214-2014
Recall Event ID 68840
510(K)Number K072443  
Product Classification Calibrator, multi-analyte mixture - Product Code JIX
Product VITROS¿ Chemistry Products CDM PROM Calibration Data Module Rev. No. 0168 and 0169 (Product Code 1999077) are used in conjunction with VITROS Chemistry Products NH3 DT Slides (Product Code 1532589) GEN 59 and VITROS¿ Chemistry Products DT Calibrator Kit lot 44 (Product Code 1957927) and tested on the VITROS DT60/DT60 II Chemistry System: IVD, Made in USA by Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics, Inc. Rochester, NY
Code Information Lots 0168 and 0169
Recalling Firm/
Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics
1000 Lee Road
Rochester NY 14606
For Additional Information Contact Ms. Jennifer Paine
Manufacturer Reason
for Recall
Inability to calibrate or use VITROS NH3 DT Slides, GEN 59 with VITROS Chemistry Products DT Calibrator Kit, Lot 44 when CDM PROM 0168 or 0169 is installed on VITROS DT60/DT60 II Chemistry Systems.
FDA Determined
Cause 2
Process control
Action Ortho Clinical Diagnostics sent an Urgent Product Correction Notification letter dated July 15, 2014,by Federal Express overnight to all affected customers. All US end-user consignees who had been shipped VITROS NH3 DT slides, GEN 59, Product Code 1532589 were informed of the issue. Customers were instructed to: a) use VITROS DT NH3 slides, GEN 59 with Calibration Data Module, Rev. 0168 or 0169 with VITROS DT Calibrator, Lot 42 if available; or b) If VITROS DT Calibrator, lot 42 is not available, the user is instructed to request CDM, Rev. 0170 to be used with VITROS NH3 DT slides, GEN 59 and VITROS DT Calibrator, Lot 44. Customers were instructed to forward this notice if the product was further distributed outside of their facility. OCD has manufactured a new CDM, Rev. 170, containing the necessary data/calibration mathematics for VITROS DT Calibrator, Lot 44 to be used to calibrate VITROS NH3 DT slides, GEN 59. Customers with questions were instructed to call Customers Technical Services at 1-800-421-3311. For questions regarding this recall call 908-218-8776.
Quantity in Commerce 5906 total: 240 (US); 5666 (OUS)
Distribution Worldwide Distribution - USA including MA, TX, KY, IL, MS, OH and Puerto Rico; Internationally to: Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, England, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Panama, Singapore, Spain, and Venezuela.
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.
510(K) Database 510(K)s with Product Code = JIX and Original Applicant = Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics, Inc.