Important information on variances in results of select CoaguChek INR test strips
Update 21/09/2018: Roche have updated their earlier Field Safety Notice (dated 22nd August 2018) to include expanded workaround options in response to inquiries on the use of other thromboplastins and unaffected CoaguChek test strips for comparison measurement.
This new notice (version 2) has been sent to CoaguChek customers in the UK and Ireland that were found to have purchased the following lots of such CoaguChek test strips
- CoaguChek XS PT Test PST: from #272167 up to #334498 (Patient only pack)
- CoaguChek XS PT Test: from #272167 up to #334498 (Patient and healthcare professional pack)
- CoaguChek PT Test: from #272170 up to #353606 (Healthcare professional only pack)
The Healthcare Professionals Information Letter, covering steps to take if you have purchased the above mentioned lots of CoaguChek can be accessed here.
A copy of our patient letter can also be accessed here.