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Dysphasia, Tremor (5587221-X)
on Aug 13, 2007 Female from UNITED STATES , 67 years of age, weighting 114.6 lb, was treated with Cardiolite Inj. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Cardiol side effects: dysphasia, tremor. Cardiolite Inj dosage: N/A.

Cough, Wheezing (5587220-8)
Patient was taking Cardiolite. Patient felt the following Cardiol side effects: cough, wheezing on Aug 10, 2007 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 59 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • cardiac stress test
and. Cardiolite dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Thallium


Thrombocytopenia (5587217-8)
Adverse event was reported on Jul 25, 2007 by a Female taking Cardiolite Inj (Dosage: N/A) . Location: UNITED STATES , weighting 101.4 lb, After Cardiol was administered, patient encountered several Cardiol side effects: thrombocytopenia.

Hypersensitivity, Injection Site Reaction (5587216-6)
on Jul 05, 2007 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 147.7 lb, was treated with Cardiolite. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Cardiol side effects: hypersensitivity, injection site reaction. Cardiolite dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Lovastatin



Diplopia (5587215-4)
on Jun 14, 2007 Male from UNITED STATES , 85 years of age, weighting 180.8 lb, was diagnosed with
  • cardiac pharmacologic stress test
and was treated with Cardiolite Inj. Patient felt the following Cardiol side effects: diplopia. Cardiolite Inj dosage: N/A.

Abdominal Pain, Back Pain, Diarrhoea (5587213-0)
Patient was taking Cardiolite. After Cardiol was administered, patient encountered several Cardiol side effects: abdominal pain, back pain, diarrhoea on May 10, 2007 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 63 years of age, . Cardiolite dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Prednisone Tab
  • Premarin
  • Flonase
  • Zyrtec
  • Sudafed 12 Hour
  • Diazepam
  • Combivent


Chest Pain, Nausea, Tachycardia (5587212-9)
Adverse event was reported on May 08, 2007 by a Female taking Cardiolite (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with
  • cardiac stress test
and. Location: UNITED STATES , 30 years of age, weighting 152.1 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Cardiol side effects: chest pain, nausea, tachycardia.
Associated medications used:
  • Maalox
  • Zofran
  • Ondansetron
  • Enoxaparin Sodium
  • Famotidine
  • Promethazine
  • Alprazolam
  • Tylenol


Dysgeusia, Throat Irritation, Tongue Disorder (5587208-7)
on Apr 12, 2007 Female from UNITED STATES , 63 years of age, weighting 156.5 lb, was treated with Cardiolite Inj. Patient felt the following Cardiol side effects: dysgeusia, throat irritation, tongue disorder. Cardiolite Inj dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Toprol-xl
  • Hydrochlorothiazide


Blister, Dermatitis, Neurodermatitis, Pruritus, Rash (5587207-5)
on Apr 12, 2007 Female from UNITED STATES , 46 years of age, weighting 169.8 lb, was diagnosed with
  • cardiac stress test
and was treated with Cardiolite Inj. After Cardiol was administered, patient encountered several Cardiol side effects: blister, dermatitis, neurodermatitis, pruritus, rash. Cardiolite Inj dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Catapres
  • Celebrex
  • Accupril
  • Norvasc


Pruritus (5587204-X)
Patient was taking Cardiolite. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Cardiol side effects: pruritus on Mar 22, 2007 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 44 years of age, weighting 138.9 lb, . Cardiolite dosage: N/A.

Arthralgia, Musculoskeletal Discomfort, Pain In Extremity (5587200-2)
Adverse event was reported on Jan 26, 2007 by a Male taking Cardiolite Inj (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with
  • cardiac stress test
and. Location: UNITED STATES , 59 years of age, weighting 200.6 lb, Patient felt the following Cardiol side effects: arthralgia, musculoskeletal discomfort, pain in extremity.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Zetia


Asthenia, Dizziness, Dysstasia (5587199-9)
on Jan 23, 2007 Female from UNITED STATES , 52 years of age, weighting 119.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • scan parathyroid
and was treated with Cardiolite Inj. After Cardiol was administered, patient encountered several Cardiol side effects: asthenia, dizziness, dysstasia. Cardiolite Inj dosage: N/A.

Flushing, Rash (5587197-5)
on Jan 08, 2007 Male from UNITED STATES , 69 years of age, weighting 187.4 lb, was diagnosed with
  • cardiac stress test
and was treated with Cardiolite. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Cardiol side effects: flushing, rash. Cardiolite dosage: Recv 10.4 Millicurie @ 7:28am And 31.1 Millicurie @ 8:30am Lot #s 06363191 And 06363104.
Associated medications used:
  • Niacin
  • Lidocaine
  • Vitamin E
  • Amitriptyline Hcl
  • Flomax
  • Prevacid
  • Methadone Hcl
Patient was hospitalized.

Contusion, Heart Rate Irregular, Pain In Extremity, Renal Disorder, Spleen Disorder, Splenic Injury, Vision Blurred (5482314-X)
Patient was taking Cardiolite. Patient felt the following Cardiol side effects: contusion, heart rate irregular, pain in extremity, renal disorder, spleen disorder, splenic injury, vision blurred on Oct 02, 2007 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 50 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • cardiac function test
and. Cardiolite dosage: N/A.

Dysarthria, Swollen Tongue (5452720-8)
Adverse event was reported on Sep 11, 2007 by a Female taking Cardiolite (Dosage: 15.4 Millicuries For Resting Phase And 45.4 Millicuries For Stress Phase.) was diagnosed with
  • cardiac stress test
and. Location: UNITED STATES , 57 years of age, weighting 269.0 lb, After Cardiol was administered, patient encountered several Cardiol side effects: dysarthria, swollen tongue.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Nexium
  • Naproxen
  • Albuterol
  • Lisinopril
  • Glyburide
  • Potassium Chloride
  • Furosemide
Patient was hospitalized.

Cardiac Failure, Coma, Hypotension, Pyrexia, Renal Failure, Respiratory Failure (5413354-4)
on Aug 10, 2007 Male from UNITED STATES , 84 years of age, weighting 218.3 lb, was diagnosed with
  • cardiac stress test
and was treated with Cardiolite. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Cardiol side effects: cardiac failure, coma, hypotension, pyrexia, renal failure, respiratory failure. Cardiolite dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Aricept
  • Actos
  • Atenolol
  • Glipizide
  • Lovastatin
  • Clonidine
  • Fish Oil


Coma, Hypotension, Pyrexia, Renal Failure (5406335-8)
on Aug 06, 2007 Male from UNITED STATES , 84 years of age, weighting 218.3 lb, was diagnosed with
  • cardiac stress test
and was treated with Cardiolite. Patient felt the following Cardiol side effects: coma, hypotension, pyrexia, renal failure. Cardiolite dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Aricept
  • Actos
  • Atenolol
  • Glipizide
  • Lovastatin
  • Clonidine
  • Fish Oil


Respiratory Arrest (5357523-0)
Patient was taking Cardiolite Inj. After Cardiol was administered, patient encountered several Cardiol side effects: respiratory arrest on Jun 13, 2007 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 67 years of age, . Cardiolite Inj dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

Abdominal Discomfort, Arthropathy, Asthenia, Muscular Weakness, Musculoskeletal Stiffness, Pain, Tremor (5345998-2)
Adverse event was reported on Jun 01, 2007 by a Female taking Cardiolite Inj (Dosage: N/A) . Location: UNITED STATES , 83 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Cardiol side effects: abdominal discomfort, arthropathy, asthenia, muscular weakness, musculoskeletal stiffness, pain, tremor. Patient was hospitalized and became disabled.

Abdominal Discomfort, Arthropathy, Asthenia, Muscular Weakness, Musculoskeletal Stiffness, Pain, Tremor (5331168-0)
on May 18, 2007 Female from UNITED STATES , 83 years of age, was treated with Cardiolite Inj. Patient felt the following Cardiol side effects: abdominal discomfort, arthropathy, asthenia, muscular weakness, musculoskeletal stiffness, pain, tremor. Cardiolite Inj dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized and became disabled.

Chest Pain, Diarrhoea, Dizziness, Dyspnoea, Headache, Nausea, Vomiting (5321078-7)
on May 08, 2007 Female from UNITED STATES , 77 years of age, weighting 172.0 lb, was treated with Cardiolite. After Cardiol was administered, patient encountered several Cardiol side effects: chest pain, diarrhoea, dizziness, dyspnoea, headache, nausea, vomiting. Cardiolite dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Adenoscan
Patient was hospitalized.

Anxiety, Blood Pressure Increased (5266074-3)
Patient was taking Cardiolite. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Cardiol side effects: anxiety, blood pressure increased on Mar 12, 2007 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Male , 76 years of age, weighting 136.7 lb, was diagnosed with
  • arrhythmia
  • tachycardia
and. Cardiolite dosage: N/A.

Anxiety, Blood Pressure Increased (5231341-6)
Adverse event was reported on Jan 26, 2007 by a Male taking Cardiolite (Dosage: N/A) . Location: UNITED STATES , 76 years of age, weighting 136.7 lb, Patient felt the following Cardiol side effects: anxiety, blood pressure increased.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Aspirin
  • Folic Acid
  • Vytorin
  • Folate
  • B12
  • Multi-vitamin


Chest Pain, Dyspnoea (5222493-2)
on Sep 21, 2006 Female from UNITED STATES , 44 years of age, weighting 275.6 lb, was diagnosed with
  • cardiac stress test
and was treated with Cardiolite. After Cardiol was administered, patient encountered several Cardiol side effects: chest pain, dyspnoea. Cardiolite dosage: 1 Dose Was Given On Each Of 2 Consecutive Days.. Patient was hospitalized.

Blood Lactic Acid (5222491-9)
on Aug 17, 2006 Female from UNITED STATES , 66 years of age, was treated with Cardiolite. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Cardiol side effects: blood lactic acid. Cardiolite dosage: N/A.

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Side Effects reported to FDA: 116. View Cardiol Adverse Reports

Cardiol safety alerts: 2012 2010

Reported deaths: 3

Reported hospitalizations: 17

Cardiac Science Powerheart, CardioVive, CardioLife; GE Responder and Responder Pro; and Nihon-Kohden Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs): Class I Recall - Defective Component

Affected Models include:

  • Powerheart 9300A, 9300E, 9300P, 9390A, and 9390E
  • CardioVive 92532, 92533
  • CardioLife 9200G and 9231
  • GE Responder and Responder Pro
  • Nihon-Kohden AEDs 

 

[Posted 03/02/2012]

AUDIENCE: Emergency Medicine, Cardiology, Risk Manager

ISSUE: FDA notified healthcare professionals and medical care organizations of the Class 1 recall of the listed AEDs which contain a component that may fail unexpectedly due to a defect. If the component were to fail during a rescue attempt, the AED may not deliver defibrillation therapy, causing serious adverse health consequences, including death. The unit’s self test may not detect the failure or impending failure of the component.

BACKGROUND: These products are used for emergency treatment of victims showing symptoms of sudden cardiac arrest who are unresponsive and not breathing. These AEDs were manufactured and distributed from July 1, 2011 through December 30, 2011.

RECOMMENDATION: Affected customers are advised to contact the firm to arrange for delivery of shipping materials for an immediate return of their AEDs for repair. The affected devices will receive a hardware correction, and the same serial number device will be returned to the customer in most cases.


[03/02/2012 - Recall Notice - FDA]
[01/13/2012 - Urgent Voluntary Medical Device Recall Letter disclaimer icon - Cardiac Science]

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