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Important customer notice Temporary Supply Issues

Vygon UK Ltd Spinal Needle Luer with Introducer, FTR594


ICN number:599

  • Date:07/02/2019
  • Product area:Ward Based Consumables |


  • The supplier Vygon UK Ltd has informed us of a temporary supply issue with its Spinal Needle Luer With Introducer, 25G Orange x 145mm Whitacre, with 20G x 38mm introducer, FTR594.
  • The supply issue is due to an unexpected growth in demand for this product which has exceeded production capacity.


  • FTR594 is currently unavailable to order.
  • There are four potential indirect alternative products available to order through our online catalogue.
  • Please refer to the product listing below for further information on the affected product code and potential indirect alternative products.
  • The supply issue is anticipated to be resolved by 1 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 organisations use of these products.

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