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Class 3 Device Recall UCG Slide Test

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  Class 3 Device Recall UCG Slide Test see related information
Date Initiated by Firm February 12, 2010
Date Posted September 25, 2010
Recall Status1 Terminated 3 on May 14, 2012
Recall Number Z-2500-2010
Recall Event ID 54745
Product Classification Kit, Test, Pregnancy, Hcg, Over The Counter - Product Code LCX
Product UCG Slide Test;
Rapid latex agglutination inhibition slide test for the detection of hCG in urine. Used in the diagnosis of pregnancy.
Code Information Code number 15L3; lot numbers 0115299, Exp. 4.12.2010; 0632299, Exp. 7/30/2010; 0811039, Exp. 10/20/2009; Code number 15L5; lot numbers 0135029, Exp. 3.4.2010; 0221099, Exp. 4/12/2010; 0311179, Exp 5/27/2010; 0634299, Exp. 7/30/2010 and 0814039, Exp. 10/20/2010; Code number 15L8: lot numbers: 0136029, Exp. 3/4/2010; 0220099, Exp. 04/12/2010; 0627299, Exp. 07/30/2010; 0817039, Exp. 10/20/2010.
Recalling Firm/
Inverness Medical Professional Diagnostics
2 Research Way
Princeton NJ 08540-6628
For Additional Information Contact Inverness Medical Technical Service
Manufacturer Reason
for Recall
Specific lots no longer meet their stated limit of detection claims of 2000 mIU/mL for the UCG-Slide test and 500 mIU/mL for the UCG-Beta Slide Monoclonal II test.
FDA Determined
Cause 2
Action The recall was initiated on February 12, 2010. Letters were sent by Fed Ex on 2/12/2010.
Quantity in Commerce 1052 kits
Distribution Distributed Nationwide and to Australia
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.