Needles BD Microlance 3 are characterized by a triple bevel polished. In addition, they are polished and siliconized. All of these elements are good for the comfort of the patient (good properties of slip resistance - better slip reduces the burning sensations). The cannula is made of stainless steel AISI 304.
Some needles also have a thin wall, which improves in particular the suction power.
The range BD Microlance 3 is provided with a color code for number of gauge (expression of the internal diameter of a needle), and since the needle up to the packaging to transport. This allows the medical staff (nurses...) to save time at the time of the choice of a needle determined.
The taper of the needle is transparent and has been developed in order to make a quick identification of the medication and bodily fluids. Needles BD Microlance 3 can be used with Luer connections or Luer-Lock.