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Type of Product Medical Device
TGA Recall Reference RC-2018-RN-00783-1
Product Name/Description In-Line Blood Set with Filter

Product Code: MMC2433

Multiple Lot Numbers

ARTG Number: 108533
(Baxter Healthcare - Blood transfusion set)
Recall Action Level Hospital
Recall Action Classification Class I
Recall Action Commencement Date 18/06/2018
Responsible Entity Baxter Healthcare Pty Ltd
Reason/Issue Baxter Healthcare have identified the potential for a leak to occur at the tube to cap junction of the In-Line Blood Set with Filter (MMC2433). Preliminary Investigation has shown that this issue is due to the combination of cap dimension variability, especially on lower limit, and insertion depth of the cap into the tube on the lower side.
To date, no complaints have been received as a result of this issue.
Recall Action Recall
Recall Action Instructions Baxter is advising customers to identify and quarantine affected product from their facility. Baxter will arrange return of product from impacted users.

This action has been closed out on 26/02/2019
Contact Information 1800 229837 - Baxter Healthcare Customer Service