March 7, 2002Medico Medical Equipment & Supplies
Liquid Oxygen Recall Update
- The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released the following information.
Liquid Oxygen, USP, Medical, Refrigerated, transfilled into Cryogenic Home
Units (models PB-31 and PB-41; 70-80 lbs. per unit) and Cryogenic Dewars
(models Dura 5200/375 lbs. and 5500/450 lbs per unit).
Recall # D-197-2.
All units transfilled and distributed from 1/22/02 through
Medico Medical Equipment & Supplies Inc., Berea, OH, by visits beginning
January 31, 2002. FDA initiated recall is complete.
The firm failed to perform identity and potency testing prior to
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
140 home units and 11 dewars.