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Supply Issue Medtronic UK Ltd Balloon Dissector FAL057 (ICN 2107)

Important Customer Notice Supply Issues

Ref: 2023/2107 ICN Number: 2107


  • The supplier Medtronic UK Ltd has informed us of a supply issue with its balloon dissector, FAL057.
  • The supply issue is due to component product shortages in production.


  • FAL057 is currently subject to intermittent supply.
  • Potential indirect alternative products are available to order through our online catalogue.
  • See our Downloads section to access the product listing for further information on the affected product code and available alternatives.
  • The supply issue is anticipated to be resolved by 26 June 2023.

Next Steps:              

  • 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 Relationship Manager or Customer Services 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.

Downloads ▼

  • 2107 Medtronic Product Listing with Alternatives 24 April 2023

    An Excel file showing the product listing with alternatives for ICN 2107.
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