Recalls for Fresenius Medical Care North America

NaturaLyte Liquid Bicarbonate Concentrate: Recall - Potential Health Risk
05/22/2014 Medical Recall

Bacterial contamination of the dialysate may lead to bacteremia or systemic infection.

  • Company:
    Fresenius Medical Care North America
Voluntary Nationwide and Canada Recall of NaturaLyte® Liquid Bicarbonate Concentrate Due to Potential Health Risk
05/22/2014 Food Recall

Fresenius Medical Care North America (FMCNA) announced today that its voluntary recall of 56 lots of NaturaLyte® Liquid Bicarbonate Concentrate, 6.4 liters (intended for use in hemodialysis machines) from distribution has been classified as a Class 1 Recall. The affected lots were produced in its Montreal, Canada facility and are being recalled because they may develop higher bacteria levels than is allowed by the company’s internal specification during their shelf life.

  • Company:
    Fresenius Medical Care North America
  • Problem
    Serious Injury Hazard (Recall Alert)