A butterfly needle is a device used to access a vein for drawing blood or giving medications.Some medical professionals call a butterfly needle a “winged infusion set” or a “scalp vein set.” The set gets its name because there are plastic “wings” on either side of a hollow needle used to access the vein.
It is the Ideal way of gaining short-term needle access with an integral tubing extension and it is used for both infusing fluids and for aspiration procedures.
The large wings are color-coded for easy recognition of size and it is Useful fo temporary drainage procedures (e.g. thoracic effusions)
Available in Gauge sizes: 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24.– Packed as 100 per box, 20 boxes per case.