Q: I am having trouble obtaining Abbott Thin lancets for a patient. Is there a supply issue with this product?
A: Yes. Abbott have confirmed that their ‘Thin lancets’ were discontinued in February 2016.
The only lancet now available from Abbott is the FreeStyle® Lancet.
|354-9847||Freestyle® Box||0.5mm/28 gauge||200|
For more information call Abbott Diabetes on 0500 467466.
For patients who require a thin lancet there are a number of other products available on prescription. Although most lancets are a universal type which should fit all lancing devices, we cannot guarantee compatibility.
|342-0601||AgaMatrix™ Ultra-Thin lancets||0.2mm/33gauge||200|
|368-2184||BGStar ™Ultra-Thin lancets||0.2mm/33gauge||100|
|385-6366||SylkFeel™ Ultra-Thin lancets||0.2mm/33gauge||100|
The above lancets are listed in all the UK Tariffs
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