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EXCELSIOR, M.N., February 24, 2021 -- UltiMed, Inc. a leading medical device manufacturer, announ . . .
UltiGuard Safe Pack is the only insulin syringe product that combines premium quality, human-grade syringes with a sharps container.
The all-in-one solution protects healthcare providers, pet owners, pets, and communities safe from accidental needle stick injuries. The UltiGuard Safe Pack meets proper disposal guidelines in all 50 states and is available for use with U-100 insulin in 3/10cc and 1/2cc sizes.
UltiCare VetRx U-100 insulin syringes are for use with Levemir®, Lantus®, Humulin N®, or any U-100 strength of insulin.
Your veterinarian will prescribe either U-100 or U-40 insulin for your pet. It is critical that you use the corresponding insulin syringe for proper dosing. While U-40 is often prescribed for cats and dogs, it’s important to know there are two types of syringes used for insulin injections. The U-40 syringe, which will always have a red cap and tends to be smaller in size, and the U-100 syringe, which has an orange cap and is a little larger in size.
What does the “U” mean?
“U”, on the syringe and insulin bottle, refers to units of active insulin.
What is the difference between U-40 and U-100?
U-40 insulin has 40 units of insulin per milliliter of liquid, and U-100 has 100 units of insulin per milliliter of liquid. This means for the exact same liquid volume, U-100 insulin has 2.5 times more units of insulin than U-40 insulin.
Overall, U-40 insulin is a more soluble insulin specifically designed for cats and dogs. If your veterinarian prescribes U-40 insulin, it is essential to use a U-40 insulin syringe for proper dosing. Likewise, if your veterinarian prescribes U-100 insulin, you should use a corresponding U-100 insulin syringe.
The UltiGuard® Safe Pack allows you to easily access our premium quality syringes and dispose of them properly. Each UltiGuard Safe Pack contains 100 premium quality syringes. Once a syringe has been used you simply pop it in the top, drop and roll it safely out the way. There’s no need to spend more on a separate sharps container.
UltiCare VetRx insulin syringes with UltiGuard Safe Pack and help protect your family, pets, community, and environment.
Easy to UseUltiGuard Safe Pack has an upper and a lower chamber. New syringes are dispensed from the lower chamber and safely discarded in the upper chamber. Syringe UltiGuard Safe Pack secures used needles once the wheel on the side of the container has been turned.
Easy to DisposeWhen you have used all the needle supply, follow your state or local guidelines for proper disposal.
Simply POP the syringe package from the bottom of unit.
After the injection, DROP the used syringe into the top.
ROLL the handle to secure the syringe in the Safe Pack.
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