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Supply Issues Fresenius Kabi Ltd Transfer Device FSP3731 (ICN 2509)

Important Customer Notice Update

Ref: 2024/2509 ICN Number: 2509
  • The supply issue with Transfer Device products from Fresenius Kabi Ltd is continuing.
  • One product code remains affected in total.
    • FSP3731 – Transfer device Drug transfer device.
  • The affected product code is now suspended and unavailable to order.
  • Potential indirect alternative products are available to order through our online catalogue for the affected products. However, some of these products may also become subject to intermittent supply with the increase in demand.
  • See our Downloads ▼ section to access the product listing for further information on the affected product code and potential alternatives.
  • We will continue to review the stock to minimise further disruption and will update this ICN as soon as we have further information.
  • The supply issue is now anticipated to be resolved by 1 June 2024.

Change:

  • The supplier Fresenius Kabi Ltd has informed us of a supply issue with its Transfer device.
  • One product code is affected:
    • FSP3731.
  • The supply issue is due to supplier manufacturing issues.

Impact:

  • FSP3731 is currently available whilst stock lasts, once the current stock is depleted the product code will be unavailable to order.
  • 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 potential alternatives.
  • The supply issue is anticipated to be resolved by 20 May 2024.

Next Steps:               

  • Customers are advised to log into our website to view the potential indirect alternative products.
  • Please take into consideration that the alternatives are indirect, and compatibility will need to be considered.
  • The continuing supply issue is being monitored in conjunction with the supplier and we will continue to review the stock situation to minimise further disruption and update this ICN with the latest information as it becomes available.
  • We will update the ICN when we have further information.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain 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 ▼

  • 2509 Fresenius Product Listing with Alternatives 17 April 2024

    An Excel file showing the product listing with alternatives for ICN 2509.
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