BD Angiocath Autoguard shielded IV catheter

The BD Angiocath Autoguard shielded IV catheter features a needle that instantly retracts with the push of a button, which reduces the risk of accidental needlestick injuries.

BD Instaflash needle technology

The 20-G, 22-G and 24-G sizes feature the added benefits of BD Instaflash needle technology.

Tapered tip

A tapered tip on the catheter helps ease penetration.

Shielding technology

BD push-button needle shielding technology is demonstrated to reduce needlestick injuries by 95%.1*

FEP catheter material

The catheter is made with thin-wall fluorinated ethylene propylene (FEP) polymer.

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* Compared to a nonsafety IV catheter

  1. Mendelson MH, Lin-Chen BY, Finkelstein-Blond L, Bailey E, Kogan G. Evaluation of a safety IV catheter (IVC) (Becton Dickinson, Insyte Autoguard): final report [abstract]. Eleventh Annual Scientific Meeting Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America. 2001.

BD-1908 (03/17)

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