New from BD: Prefillable Glass Syringe for Viscous Solutions

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BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) has presented BD Hylok,its new glass pre-fillable syringe for the administration of viscous solutions such as hyaluronic acid dermal fillers, at Pharmapack 2019. BD Hylokis also the first glass pre-fillable syringe that is validated for delivery of intravenous drugs. It is compatible with main IV connectors and can be used for various indications.

BD Hylok LLA (luer-lok adaptor) is strongly affixed, using new bonding technology, and reduces the risk of LLA rotation or disconnection. Its LLA thread design provides a safe and robust needle and IV connection with needle as well as with IV connectors. 

BD Hylok is available in 1ml long format and additional sizes will be introduced in the future. BD Hylok comes with an extensive data package, to support product or drug manufacturers developmental, technical and registration efforts.

Peter Nolan, Worldwide President of BD Pharmaceutical Systems, said: “Our expanded portfolio of solutions on display during this year’s Pharmapack event, including the recent launch of BD Hylok, exemplifies BD’s ability to continuously innovate. By offering a stronger and better connection with needles and IV connectors, this new syringe has an array of medical uses and benefits that will suit multiple needs across the healthcare and medical aesthetics markets.”   

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