Roche Diagnostics ACCU-CHEK Aviva Meters
Audience: Endocrinologists, Family Practitioners, Pharmacists, other healthcare professionals and consumers
[Posted 01/19/2006] Roche Diagnostics and FDA notified healthcare professionals of a worldwide voluntary recall of specific ACCU-CHEK Aviva Meters, used to measure blood sugar levels, because of the potential for an electronic malfunction which can cause the meter to report an erroneous result or shut down and no longer be used. The recall includes U.S. serial numbers 52500000000 through 52510999999. Only the recalled ACCU-CHEK Aviva Meters have the potential to experience the electronic malfunction.
This recall does not apply to meters with U.S. serial numbers 52511000000 and higher or ACCU-CHEK Aviva test strips. Individuals who have ACCU-CHEK Aviva Meters with the referenced serial numbers should contact 1-888-591-5084 for a product replacement.
[January 16, 2006 – Recall Notice – FDA]