Bayer Recall Update
Diabetic Investor has now confirmed that Bayer IS recalling Contour® and Contour® TS test strips here in the United States. According to Bayer this recall applies to 10 and 25 count test strip vials for the Contour® and 10 count test strip vials for the Contour® TS. The company also noted the recall applies to United States retail stocks, retail distribution channels and offices of healthcare professionals. The company further noted that this recall does not apply to 50 count test strip vials.
At the same time the company stated they have terminated their supply agreement with Liberty Medical which is why ads have been running in various newspapers. It should be noted that the recall and Liberty Medical issues are not related.