VITREX Lancets



For your safety and patient comfort


USER SAFETY needle is fully shielded before and after use.

USER CONVENIENCE pre-loaded, pressure activated design.

PATIENT COMFORT high quality, ultra sharp tri-bevel needle or bi-bevel blade, high speed penetration.

variety of point configurations and penetration depths to suit most capillary blood requirements.

blood glucose and other in vitro
diagnostic tests.

PATIENT SAFETY sterile, single-use, unable to
be re-used.

1. Twist off the protective cap.

Select fingertip insertion site slightly off centre to minimise any discomfort and maximise blood flow.
Hold the lancet firmly against site and press the release button to activate the device.

3. Gently massage the finger in the direction of the puncture site to obtain the required
volume of blood.

Dispose of safety lancet in a suitable safety container.

WARNING: Do not use if protective cap has previously been removed.



Colour Code Configuration Penetration Depth Article No. Application
Green 18G blade 1.8 mm 373213  Special baby care and maternity units for heel puncture
Purple 28G needle 1.8 mm 374213 Diabetes clinics/hospital wards for blood glucose monitoring

Yellow  26G needle 1.8 mm 375213 Diabetes clinics/hospital wards for blood glucose monitoring

Blue  26G needle 2.4 mm 376213 As above but for thicker adult skin

Orange 21G needle 1.8 mm 377213 Haemoglobin (blood banks), cholesterol, blood typing, coagulation, blood gas and other diagnostic tests. For paediatrics and most normal adult skin

Pink 21G needle 2.4 mm 378213 As above but for thicker adult skin