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Re: [IP] Nova Diabetes Care Recalls Test Strips



Lot number here, bottom of page.

	http://type1.org/bkrs

> This was released on 7/30/13:
> 
> 
> Nova Diabetes Care Recalls Test Strips  Nova Diabetes Care is
> voluntarily recalling several lots of glucose test strips for
> reporting false, abnormally high blood glucose readings, according to
> the FDA. "The company is pulling back 21 lots of Nova Max Glucose Test
> Strips that were distributed in the U.S. and internationally because
> of the error, according to a release on its website.Its Nova Max Plus
> glucose meter kits that include test strips from the recalled lots are
> also included in the recall, the company said.Nova Diabetes Care said
> patients should immediately discontinue use of the strips. The error
> could prompt patients to take an excessive dose of insulin, which
> could lead to hypoglycemia and other serious health risks, the FDA
> said.The company said it has notified all registered users, healthcare
> professionals, pharmacies, and distributors about the recall."
> 
> Peter
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