Urgent field safety notice: recall of specific lots of Accu-Chek® Aviva / Performa test strips

May 2018

Roche Diabetes Care has alerted us that they are recalling specific lots of Accu-Chek Aviva test strips and Performa test strips.

This information has been shared directly with users for whom Roche have contact details and has also been communicated through their wholesalers to healthcare professionals and pharmacies.

Action

  • check the lot number of all Accu-Chek Aviva or Performa test strips you have (this is on the top flap of the box and the label on each pot of strips
  • if they match the following, do not use them but take them back to the pharmacy that dispensed them for a replacement

ACCU-CHEK AVIVA STRIPS (50s)
• 497392
• 497391
• 496915
• 496809
• 496802
• 496807

ACCU-CHEK AVIVA STRIPS (10s)
• 497344
• 497392

ACCU-CHEK PERFORMA STRIPS (10s)
• 476597
• 476646

Accu-Chek Performa Nano mmol Kit. [Please note that the field safety notice only applies to the pack of Performa 10 test strips contained within the kit]
• 10153116
• 10153114
• 10153115
• 10153112
• 10153111

Click here to see the field safety notice letter: AC Aviva&Performa Field Safety Notice – PG

This entry was posted in MHRA Alerts and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.