Clarification: Accu-Chek devices not recalled

We wish to alert Pharmacy News readers that our report yesterday may have incorrectly implied that Roche had issued a physical recall of the Accu-Chek blood glucose monitors. This is not the case. 

The "recall for product correction" of Accu-Chek involves informing users of a rare interference and updating the package insert to reflect this.

To view the TGA statement,