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Product Update Multiple Suppliers Needlefree Connector/Valve Products (ICN 2285)

Important Customer Notice Product Update

Ref: 2023/2285 ICN Number: 2285


  • The Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has issued a new Device Safety Information (DSI) on their website linked to the Ethypharm Aurum Prefilled glass emergency medical syringes and Needle-Free Connector compatibility products.


  • The MHRA is recommending that only Needlefree Connectors/Valve that are stated as compatible are to be used with Ethypharm Aurum Prefilled glass emergency medical syringes.
  • NHS Supply Chain is aware there are other products available in our Framework which are not included on the compatibility chart.
  • We are working closely with all parties and will update the ICN as more information becomes available.
  • Please note, that FSB1277 is currently suspended due to a supply issue and is expected to be available by 31 October 2023.
  • There are no alternatives currently available.
  • See our Downloads section to review the product listing to view the list of compatible product codes that are available in our Framework as MHRA has issued a compatibility chart.
  • We will update this ICN and product listings when we have further information.

Next Steps

Downloads ▼

  • 2285 Multiple Suppliers Product Listing 28 September 2023

    An Excel file showing the product listing for ICN 2285.
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