Abbott Diabetes Care strip recall

Abbott Diabetes Care today announced that it has initiated a recall of 359 lots (approximately 359 million strips) of Precision Xtra®, Precision Xceed Pro®, MediSense® Optium™, Optium™, OptiumEZ and ReliOn® Ultima Blood Glucose Test Strips in the United States and Puerto Rico.

The strips, if affected, could give false low blood glucose results, which can lead users to try to raise their blood glucose when not needed.

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Official recall from Abbott