Baxter Told To Recall, Destroy 200K Infusion Pumps

Law360, New York (May 4, 2010, 1:18 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has ordered Baxter Healthcare Corp. to recall and destroy around 200,000 infusion pumps currently in use in the U.S., saying the company has failed to correct many serious flaws with the pumps, which have already been the subject of several recalls.

The FDA sent the medical device maker a letter ordering the recall Friday. In addition to the recall and destruction of the pumps, from Baxter's Colleague volumetric infusion pump line, the regulator ordered the company to provide refunds to...
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