Five Baxter IV solutions recalled due to particulate matter contamination

sodium chlorideOne lot of 5% dextrose injection and four lots of 0.9% sodium chloride injection have been voluntarily recalled by Baxter International Inc. on December 27 after the company found that its intravenous solutions are contaminated with particulate matter, which may potentially cause blood vessel obstruction.

IV solutions being recalled were distributed in the United States between May 2012 and October 2013. Lots being recalled are:

  • 5% Dextrose Injection (100 mL) with Lot No. P285288 (Code: 2B0089)
  • 0.9 % Sodium Chloride Injection (50 mL) with Lot No. P297283 (Code: 2B1308)
  • 0.9 % Sodium Chloride Injection (100 mL) with Lot No. P292326 (Code: 2B1302)
  • 0.9 % Sodium Chloride Injection (100 mL) with Lot No. P293993 (Code: 2B1302)
  • 0.9 % Sodium Chloride Injection (100 mL) with Lot No. P293514 (Code: 2B1309)

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