Medtronic-owned Covidien LLC is recalling the McGrath MAC Video Laryngoscope as a way to take away stolen faulty fashions which were supplied on the market illegally by unauthorized third events, in response to an FDA alert.
Within the alert, the FDA designated it a Class I recall, as use of those units might trigger severe accidents or demise.
Recalled Product Information
- Product Names: McGRATH MAC Video Laryngoscopes
- Product Codes: See Recall Database Entry
- Merchandise Code: 301-000-000
- Distribution Dates: July 5, 2019 to July 14, 2022
- Gadgets Recalled within the U.S.: 5,709
- Date Initiated by Agency: September 28, 2023
The FDA experiences that units are being recalled “as a way to take away stolen faulty fashions which were supplied on the market illegally by unauthorized third events.” The FDA says the stolen laryngoscopes have been meant for destruction however have been discovered being offered on social media platforms. “After the theft was found, some units have been retrieved, and a on the market posting on FaceBook Market was taken down. Nevertheless, it’s unknown the place the units have been distributed,” the FDA alert said.
The FDA famous that no complaints relating to this system have been obtained, with no accidents and no deaths reported.
Learn the total recall discover on the FDA web site.