The Ministry of Health has received a report from Medtronic Inc., stating that in the past half year, complaints have accumulated overseas of leakages from insulin containers used in the above syringes. It is emphasized that at the Ministry of Health, no complaints have been received of similar phenomena in Israel.
The manufacturer, Medtronic Inc., via the Israeli agent Agentek Ltd., has initiated a recall of a number of lots of the above containers, which may be partially defective.
- The items in question carry serial numbers MMT 326A and MMT 332A.
- The above items should not be used, as a precaution.
Paradigm users who are still in possession of packages of the above items are asked to immediately stop using them, and to go to their pharmacy in order to exchange them at no charge.