Novopen Echo Insulin Device Recall [US]

US FlagUS/Silver Spring: Novopen Echo Insulin Device Recall [US]Novo Nordisk recalls certain batch/lots of Cartridge Holders for Novopen Echo Insulin Delivery Devices due to suspected risk of creaking and/or breakage and consequential Insulin delivery failure, Hyperglycemia and resultant life-threatening complications, all serious health hazards. FDA: http://ht.ly/Aquy30ds3rj

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm565936.htm

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following medical devices are subject to this recall:

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GlucaGen HypoKit Glucagon Recall [Australia]

Australia ACCC RecallAustralia/Canberra: GlucaGen HypoKit Glucagon Recall [Australia]Novo Nordisk Pharmaceuticals Pty recalls certain batch/lots of GlucaGen HypoKit Glucagon due to suspected needle detachment and consequential operational failure and injury hazards. ACCC: http://ht.ly/zTnS3040m66

Direct link: http://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/novo-nordisk-pharmaceuticals-pty-ltd-glucagen-hypokit-glucagon-rys

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following HypoKits are subject to this recall:

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