Roche Diabetes Care—Accu-Chek Mobile

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Accu-Chek Mobile meter
Identifying features
All Accu-Chek Mobile meters

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All Accu-Chek Mobile meters

What are the defects?

It has been identified that the antibiotic ceftriaxone can interfere with the way the measurement is made and may lead to incorrectly low blood glucose readings. Ceftriaxone is a broad-spectrum antibiotic used to treat a wide variety of common infections.

What are the hazards?

If an incorrect blood glucose reading is shown it may pose a health hazard to the user.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who are using the Accu-Chek Mobile meter and who are undergoing treatment with ceftriaxone are advised to seek advice from a health professional.

An alternative blood glucose monitoring system should be used for the duration of treatment with ceftriaxone at no charge.

If you have any questions, contact the company on 1800 251 816. Alternatively, you can speak to your diabetes nurse educator or other health professional.


Roche Diabetes Care

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Responsible regulator

Therapeutic Goods Administration is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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