Respironics Australia Pty Ltd—M Series DC powered Heated Humidifiers
What are the defects?
Units may fail to operate due to an intermittent connection between the Heater plate and the Printed Circuit Board which results in a 'Blinking Blue light' on the humidifier control knob
What are the hazards?
Illness or mistreatment (Class II)
What should consumers do?
Any units that have a 'Blinking Blue light' on the humidifier control knobs should have its power disconnected and contact the supplier for a replacement. The CPAP machine can be operated without the use of the humidifier. The warranty for units in the serial number range H001615037 to H002442395 has been extended to 5 years. Further information regarding this recall is available from your local CPAP reseller or Respironics Australia Pty Ltd on 02 9666 4444.
Therapeutic Goods Administration is the responsible regulator for this recall.