Device Alert: Baxter Sterile Water For Irrigation

UK regulatory body the MHRA has issued a device alert pertaining to Baxter’s 1000ml sterile water for irrigation, product code UKF7114, LOT numbers 12D10B26 and 12D10B26A.

The device alert can be found here and relates to reports from France that bottles within the batch may be contaminated with the bacterium Aspergillus. While this is yet to be verified the agency has taken the precautionary step of issuing this alert which calls on users to identify and quarantine affected product and liaise with Baxter regarding supply and further information.

Source: MHRA