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Type of Product Medical Device
TGA Recall Reference RC-2016-RN-01586-1
Product Name/Description Algerbrush II and Algerbrush II Accessories

Algerbrush – II
Rust Ring 0.5mm instrument and Rust Ring 1.0mm instrument

Algerbrush – II Accessories
0.5mm Burr/Chuck and 1.0mm Burr/Chuck

ARTG Number: 93755
Recall Action Level Hospital
Recall Action Classification Class I
Recall Action Commencement Date 12/12/2016
Responsible Entity iNova Pharmaceuticals Australia Pty Ltd
Reason/Issue The operating instructions for sterilisation (version 2) were either missing or obsolete. The new operating instructions (version 3) contain specific time and temperature for sterilisation. Failure to follow the new Operating Instructions may result in potential adverse events, including eye infections.
Recall Action Recall for Product Correction
Recall Action Instructions iNova Pharmaceuticals is advising health practitioners to replace their Algerbrush-II Operating Instructions (v2) with the new instructions provided (v3) and to ensure that all relevant staff is informed of this change to the operating instructions. This action has been closed-out on 27/06/2017.
Contact Information 1800 251 150 - iNova Pharmaceuticals Customer Service