Supply Issues Smith and Nephew Dressing Vapour ELY031 and ELY034 (ICN 1786)
Important Customer Notice Update
The supplier Smith and Nephew Healthcare Ltd has informed us that two of the affected products are due to become available by mid December 2022:
All other information remains unchanged at this time. We will continue to monitor the situation and update this ICN when the product codes become available.
- The supplier Smith and Nephew Healthcare Ltd has informed us of a supply issue with two of its Dressing Vapour products.
- The two product codes affected are:
- ELY031 – Dressing Vapour Permeable waterproof aerosol spray – non-sterile 100ml
- ELY034 – Dressing Vapour Permeable waterproof aerosol spray – non-sterile 240ml.
- The supply issue is due to intermittent supply.
- The affected codes are currently subject to intermittent supply.
- Potential indirect alternative products are available to order through our online catalogue:
- ELY561 – Barrier film spray no sting non-sterile 50ml aerosol
- ELY976 – Barrier film spray no sting sterile 28ml
- ELY040 – Barrier film spray no sting sterile 28ml pump action.
- See our Downloads section to access the product listing for further information on the affected product codes and potential alternative products.
- Please remember to review the Safety Data sheets on our online catalogue when ordering alternative products.
- The supply issue is anticipated to be resolved by 31 October 2022.
- 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 Customer 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.