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Medtronic Recalls NIM CONTACT Reinforced EMG Endotracheal Tube and the NIM Standard Reinforced EMG Endotracheal Tube for Risk of Airway Obstruction

The NIM CONTACT and Standard Reinforced EMG Endotracheal Tubes may obstruct the patient’s airway.

2024 Safety Communications

Listing of Medical Device 2024 Safety Communications

Do Not Use Smartwatches or Smart Rings to Measure Blood Glucose Levels: FDA Safety Communication

Do not use smartwatches or smart rings to measure blood glucose. They are not authorized by the FDA. Using them could result in inaccurate blood glucose measurement, which can lead to serious injury or death if used to make medical decisions. Only use FDA-authorized devices to measure blood glucose.

Update: Recommendations for Certain Medtronic Electromyogram Endotracheal Tubes and Risk of Airway Obstruction – Letter to Health Care Providers

Medtronic initiates recall for silicone-based EMG endotracheal tubes due to the risk of airway obstruction and ventilation failure.

Philips Recalls BrightView Imaging Systems Due to the Detector Unexpectedly Falling

If the detector support component fails, imaging cannot be completed, and the detector may contact the patient.

2024 Medical Device Recalls

2024 Medical Device Recalls

Smiths Medical ASD Inc. Recalls Medfusion Model 4000 Syringe Pump Due to Issues Associated with Earlier Software Versions

Smiths Medical recalls Medfusion model 4000 syringe pump due to software issues, impacting the alarm system, pump, control screen, and other components.

Recall of Certain Saline and Sterile Water Medical Products Associated with Nurse Assist: FDA Safety Communication

Nurse Assist, LLC announced a recall because the products may not be sterile. Patients are at risk of infection.

Percussionaire Recalls High Frequency Transport Phasitron Breathing Circuit Kits for Over-Pressurization

The High Frequency Transport Phasitron Breathing Circuit Kit is used for continuous ventilation of patients. The kits are recalled due to a product defect that causes over-pressurization.

Today The World Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of All Lots of Arize Herbal Dietary Supplement Capsules Due to the Presence of Undeclared Nortadalafil

“Today The World” is voluntarily recalling one lot of Arize Herbal Dietary Supplement capsules to the consumer level. FDA analysis has found the products to contain undeclared Nortadalafil (structurally similar to Tadalafil). Nortadalafil is an active drug ingredient known for treatment of male ere

Today The World Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of All Lots of Sustain and Schwinnng brand Dietary Supplement Capsules Due to the Presence of Undeclared Tadalafil and Nortadalafil

“Today The World” is voluntarily recalling two lots of Sustain herbal dietary supplement capsules and one lot of Schwinnng capsules to the consumer level. FDA analysis has found the products to contain undeclared Tadalafil and Nortadalafil (structurally similar to Tadalafil). Tadalafil and Nortadala

Cardinal Health Issues Medical Device Recall for Nurse Assist Products Contained Within Kits/Trays

In direct response to the Nurse Assist, LLC voluntary product recall (which included products supplied to Cardinal Health used in Covidien and Cardinal Health™ brand kits and trays), Cardinal Health issued a medical device recall on December 5, 2023, for its Covidien and Cardinal Health™ brand urolo

Insight Pharmaceuticals Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of TING® 1% Tolnaftate Athlete’s Foot Spray Antifungal Spray Liquid Due to the Presence of Benzene

Insight Pharmaceuticals, a Prestige Consumer Healthcare Inc. company (“Insight”), is voluntarily recalling two lots of TING® 1% Tolnaftate Athlete’s Foot Spray Antifungal Spray Liquid to the consumer level. A recent review by our manufacturer and their third-party lab found that samples from two lot

Cardinal Health Recalls Monoject Disposable Syringes for Incompatibilities with Syringe Pumps

Some Cardinal Health Monoject Luer-lock tip syringes have demonstrated recognition and compatibility issues with certain syringe infusion pumps.

Do Not Use Cardinal Health Monoject Syringes with Syringe Pumps and PCA Pumps - Letter to Health Care Providers

Cardinal Health Monoject syringes have demonstrated recognition and compatibility issues with certain infusion pumps.

Do Not Use Certain Cardinal Health Monoject Luer-Lock and Enteral Syringes – FDA Safety Communication

The FDA is warning not to use recalled Cardinal Health Monoject syringes, including Luer-Lock and enteral.

FAQs on Philips Respironics Ventilator, BiPAP Machine, and CPAP Machine Recalls

Find answers to frequently asked questions on Philips Respironics ventilators, BiPAP, and CPAP machines recall

Maquet Cardiovascular, LLC Recalls Atrium Express Dry Suction Dry Seal Chest Drain Containing Sterile Water Based Products Under Recall by Nurse Assist

Maquet Express Chest Drain recalled over sterility concerns. When used without the provided syringe, the Express chest drains are safe to use.

UPDATE: Certain Philips Respironics Ventilators, BiPAP Machines, and CPAP Machines Recalled Due to Potential Health Risks: FDA Safety Communication

This update provides additional information on the recall and recommendations for people who use repaired and replaced devices.

Globus Medical, Inc. Recalls ExcelsiusGPS Flat Panel Fluoroscopy Registration Fixture Due to a Calibration Error

Globus Medical, Inc. is recalling the ExcelsiusGPS, an imaging device, due to a calibration algorithm error that may affect the accuracy of implant placement.

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