Millar Instruments, H&P Industries issue recalls

March 22, 2011 by MassDevice staff

Millar Instruments Inc. recalls its angiographic catheter on debris fears; H&P Industries Inc. recalls antiseptic pads because of contamination by rare bacteria.


Millar Instruments Inc. pulled more than 1,000 of its angiographic catheters over fears that one of its components could contain debris, while H&P Industries Inc. recalled all of its Providine Prep antiseptic pads after the company discovered a serious infection-causing bacteria on the products.

The FDA has not yet classified either recall, but both companies said that use of the affected products could result in death.

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