A recall notice for Various Convex Two-Piece Skin Barriers supplied by ConvaTec Australia Pty Ltd.
ConvaTec Australia Pty Ltd — Various Convex Two-Piece Skin Barriers
16 Sep 2019
Various Convex Two-Piece Skin Barriers
Natura, Surfit and Combihesive Wafers
Manufactured between February 2017 to September 2018
(Convatec Australia Pty Ltd - Ostomy base plate, convex)
See attached list
What are the defects?
On the Convex Two-Piece Skin Barriers, the starter hole (stoma hole) is off-centre.
What are the hazards?
If the starter hole (stoma hole) is off-centre it can cause cuts to the skin, resulting in injury to the user.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should inspect stock and verify whether units have an off centre starter hole (stoma hole). If you have any product you have identified as off-centre in your possession, please contact the ConvaTec Help Desk. ConvaTec will accept product returns and replace affected product free of charge.
For further information, contact the ConvaTec Help Desk on 1800 339 412.
Traders who sold this product
26 Associations and Hospitals
Where the product was sold
Therapeutic Goods Administration is the responsible regulator for this recall.