Durbin Intra Uterine Device Products

Important Customer Notice Resolved

Ref: 2019/550 ICN Number: 550
  • An indirect alternative product code has now been sourced and is available to order through our online catalogue.
  • The indirect alternative product code is:
    GEZ177 – Contraceptive Use – Intra Uterine Device (IUD) UT 380 NSHA Short Silver & Copper Coil.
  • The supplier Durbin has informed us that they are still in the process of sourcing an alternative product code for GEZ166 and anticipate this to become available by 7 November 2019.
  • A further update will be provided once the new code has been sourced and is available to order through our online catalogue.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Customer Service Advisor.
  • The supplier Durbin has informed us that they are still in the process of sourcing an alternative product code for GEZ166 and anticipate this to become available by 18 October 2019.
  • A further update will be provided once the new codes has been sourced and is available to order through our online catalogue.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Customer Service Advisor.
  • Due to the ongoing supply issues all five of the affected product codes are being delisted.
  • Alternative product codes are still available to order through our online catalogue.
  • Unfortunately, for product code GEZ166 there is no suitable alternative.
  • We are currently sourcing an alternative for GEZ166 which should become available on 30 August 2019.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Customer Service Advisor.

Please note that due to the clinical nature of these alternative products we advise you to consult your own clinical experts to ensure suitability for your organisations use of these products.

  • The Supplier Durbin has informed us that the temporary supply issue with its Intra Uterine Device products is still ongoing.
    Unfortunately, the anticipated resolution date has now changed to 28 June 2019.
  • The five affected codes are still unavailable to order:
    GEZ159 – Intra Uterine Device (IUD) BANDED COPPER T -TT 380 SLIMLINE,
    GBB005 – Intra Uterine Device (IUD) Up to 10 years tt 380 slimline iud without sound,
    GEZ160 – Intra Uterine Device (IUD) BANDED COPPER T – MINI TT 380 SLIMLINE,
    GEZ165 – Intra Uterine Device (IUD) UT 380 Standard,
    GEZ166 – Intra Uterine Device (IUD) UT 380 Short.
  • Alternative product codes are still available to order through our online catalogue.
  • Customers are advised to log into our website to view the potential indirect alternative products.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Account Manager or Customer Service Advisor.

Please note that due to the clinical nature of these alternative products we advise you to consult your own clinical experts to ensure suitability for your organisations use of these products.

  • The Supplier Durbin has informed us that the temporary supply issue with its Intra Uterine Device products is still ongoing.
  • The five affected codes are still unavailable to order:
    GEZ159 – Intra Uterine Device (IUD) BANDED COPPER T -TT 380 SLIMLINE
    GBB005 – Intra Uterine Device (IUD) Up to 10 years tt 380 slimline iud without sound
    GEZ160 – Intra Uterine Device (IUD) BANDED COPPER T – MINI TT 380 SLIMLINE
    GEZ165 – Intra Uterine Device (IUD) UT 380 Standard
    GEZ166 – Intra Uterine Device (IUD) UT 380 Short.
  • Alternative product codes are still available to order through our online catalogue.
  • The supplier has informed us that the supply issue is anticipated to be resolved by 31 May 2019.

Change:

  • The supplier Durbin has provided us with an update regarding the temporary supply issue with five of its Intra Uterine Device products.
  • The five product codes affected are:
    GEZ159 – Intra Uterine Device (IUD) BANDED COPPER T -TT 380 SLIMLINE
    GBB005 – Intra Uterine Device (IUD) Up to 10 years tt 380 slimline iud without sound
    GEZ160 – Intra Uterine Device (IUD) BANDED COPPER T – MINI TT 380 SLIMLINE
    GEZ165 – Intra Uterine Device (IUD) UT 380 Standard
    GEZ166 – Intra Uterine Device (IUD) UT 380 Short.
  • The supplier has informed us that the products will be still out of stock until at least middle of April.
  • Alternative products are available to order through the online catalogue.

Change:

  • The supplier Durbin has informed us of a temporary supply issue with five of its Intra Uterine Device products.
  • The five product codes affected are:
    GEZ159 – Intra Uterine Device (IUD) BANDED COPPER T -TT 380 SLIMLINE, GBB005 – Intra Uterine Device (IUD) Up to 10 years tt 380 slimline iud without sound,
    GEZ160 – Intra Uterine Device (IUD) BANDED COPPER T – MINI TT 380 SLIMLINE,
    GEZ165 – Intra Uterine Device (IUD) UT 380 Standard,
    GEZ166 – Intra Uterine Device (IUD) UT 380 Short.
  • The supply issue is due to a delay in manufacturing while a quality inspection takes place. This inspection is the result of a change in packaging and a change to organisational structure.

Impact:

  • The five affected codes are currently unavailable to order.
  • Potential indirect alternative products are available to order through our online catalogue.
  • Unfortunately, there is no alternative available for GEZ166.
  • See our Downloads ▼ section for further information on the affected product codes and alternative codes available.
  • The supply issue is anticipated to be resolved by 4 March 2019.

Next Steps:

  • Customers are advised to log in to our website to view the potential indirect alternative products.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Account Manager or Customer Service Advisor.

Please note that due to the clinical nature of these alternative products we advise you to consult your own clinical experts to ensure suitability for your organisation’s use of these products.

Downloads ▼

  • 550 Durbin Intra Uterine Device Product Listing

    An excel file detailing Durbins affected product listing for ICN 550.

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