BD Insyte Autoguard Shielded IV Catheters


IV Catheters


BD Insyte Autoguard Shielded Iv Catheters

A study showed that one hospital reduced its needlestick injuries by 95% by switching to BD Autoguard™ needle shielding technology. The unique BD Instaflash™ needle technology in the 20, 22 and 24 gauge sizes provides immediate confirmation of vessel entry along the catheter shaft. Made of clinically proven BD Vialon™ biomaterial.


  • Autoguard™ Needle Shielding Device-with the push of a button, the needle instantly retracts reducing the risk of accidental needle stick injuries
  • BD Vialon™, a unique proprietary biomaterial, has been proven to enhance clinical and economic outcomes
  • Increases the ease of penetration
  • Reduces IV restarts due to reduced complications


Brand Insyte™ Autoguard™
Number of Ports Without Port
Catheter Material BD Vialon
Safety Feature Retracting Safety Needle
X-Ray Compatibility Radiopaque
Hub Material Plastic Hub
Country of Origin Unknown
Port Type Without Ports Type
Application Peripheral IV Catheter
Needle Point Style Notched Needle
Manufacturer BD
Needle Material Stainless Steel
Hub Type Straight Hub
Additional Information:

The BD Insyte Autoguard Shielded IV Catheters are available in a variety of sizes and colors to meet your needs. These catheters are designed to provide maximum comfort and protection.