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Type of Product Medical Device
TGA Recall Reference RC-2014-RN-01058-1
Product Name/Description Lifemed Urinary Drainage Bag with Pump

Product Code: L153514

Lot Number: NGXL1240

ARTG Number: 163481
Recall Action Level Hospital
Recall Action Classification Class II
Recall Action Commencement Date 3/10/2014
Responsible Entity Bard Australia Pty Ltd
Reason/Issue Bard Australia has received nine (9) reports of the Bard Australia Lifemed Urinary Drainage Bag being incorrectly assembled with the bulb located in the wrong position. Incorrect positioning of the bulb in relation to the inlet tube makes it more difficult to use to the product for its intended purpose. No reports of injuries or harm to the patient or user have been reported.
Recall Action Recall
Recall Action Instructions Customers are advised to check all inventory locations within their institution for the affected stock and segregate these items from their inventory for returning to Bard Australia. This action has been closed-out on 01/03/2016.
Contact Information 1800 257 232 - Bard Australia Customer Service