Safety Information

Database updated: 20 June 2018

Medsafe Online Recall Database

Detail of Recall

Type of Product:Device
Medsafe Reference:13983
Brand Name:Animas 2020 insulin pump
Model:Model: 2020
Affected:All pumps shipped from the manufacturer between April and September 2012
Software version:
Recalling Organisation:New Zealand Medical & Scientific Ltd
2A Fisher Crescent
Mt Wellington
AUCKLAND 1060
Contact Information:09 259 4062
Manufacturer:Animas Corporation
Issue:Animas has identified that in some pumps a component may become dislodged. Should this occur it renders the force sensor detection system in the pump inoperative. The pump will stop delivering insulin and provide a warning to the patient. If the malfunction has led to a "no cartridge detected" or "loss of prime" situation, the pump also warns the user of this.
Recall action type:Recall
Recall action:Product to be exchanged
Level of recall:Public Recall
Date Commenced:19/12/2012
Additional Information:www.medsafe.govt.nz/hot/RecallActionNoticesNew/13983.asp