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Important customer notice Temporary Supply Issues

Cardinal Health UK Ltd Safety Insulin Needles and Syringes


ICN number:586

  • Date:24/01/2019
  • Product area:Ward Based Consumables |


  • The supplier Cardinal Health UK Ltd has informed us of a temporary supply issue with four its safety insulin needles and syringes.
  • The four product codes affected are:
    FTR1275 - Safety Insulin Needle and Syringe, 29G x 13mm (0.5 inch), with 0.5ml Luer Lock Syringe
    FTR1276 - Safety Insulin Needle and Syringe, 29G x 13mm (0.5 inch), with 1ml Luer Lock Syringe
    FTR1277 - Safety Insulin Needle and Syringe, 30G x 8mm with 0.3ml, Luer Lock Syringe
    FTR1278 - Safety Insulin Needle and Syringe, 30G x 8mm with 0.5ml, Luer Lock Syringe.


  • The four affected codes are currently unavailable to order.
  • From 28 January 2019, potential indirect alternative products will be available to order through our online catalogue.
  • Please refer to the product listing below for further information on the affected product codes.
  • The supply issue is anticipated to be resolved by 15 February 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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