CoaguChek Test Strips for Point of Care and Home Use: Risk of false high results (MDA/2018/033)

The government has issued important information regarding CoaguChek Test Strips for Point of Care and Home Use manufactured by Roche Diagnostics GmbH.

  • There is a risk of false high results.
  • Affected CoaguChek test strips may give false high results for INR values above 4.5 when compared to laboratory results and this may lead to incorrect treatment decisions.
  • Share this important information.

Further details:

https://www.gov.uk/drug-device-alerts/coaguchek-test-strips-for-point-of-care-and-home-use-risk-of-false-high-results-mda-2018-033