needle guard

needle guard

safety device, incorporated into the hypodermic syringe (e.g. Safety Plus XL system) permitting safe resheathing of needle after use, and minimizing likelihood of needlestick injury
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When a physician applies such a catheter to a patient, a needle guard automatically protrudes over the tip when the needle is withdrawn from the arm.
For example, in 2014, the FDA issued a Warning Letter to Amgen due to a June 2014 inspection related to the PROLIA prefilled syringe and needle guard, ENBREL lyophilized vial and diluent with vial adaptor, and Enbrel prefilled syringe with "SureClick 1.
Summary of Key Points: Warning Letter to Amgen 2014 (PROLIA Prefilled Syringe and Needle Guard, ENBREL Lyophilized Vial and Diluent with Vial Adaptor, and Enbrel Prefilled Syringe).
Once the drug has been delivered and the plunger has come to the end of its travel, the clips release and the needle is retracted by the spring back into the needle guard.
The needle guard activates passively after a full dose of medication is given with no extra step required by the healthcare professional.
Your supply department can do an open purchase for a needle guard (P/N: 10937, cost: $13.
Disguising the needle are a needle guard, a syringe-loading device that automatically removes the needle cap, and a syringe housing that sets the injection depth, eliminating possible errors in the dosage amount.
Darbepoetin alfa solution for injection prefilled syringe with needle guard, 40 mcg / 0,4 ml 49,10 (forty-nine and 0,10) BGN.
B03XA02 Darbepoetin alfa Solution for injection pre-filled syringe with needle guard mcg - 60 000;
This measurement system will measure the following dimensions - Distance- Cant- Protection Rating- Cote d~inscription- Rut against the rail- Approval needle guard open- Clearing the needle gauge (1)- Chipping needle (size 2)
Assumed costs were 5 cents per standard syringe and 43 cents for SESIP syringes, which include sliding-sheath needle guards that lock in place after use, hinged needle shields, retractable needles, or other safety devices.