Pack price (GBP): £68.04 Ex-works
Pack size: 100

Amies Clear
TS/5-9  Probact Amies Clear in tube. Polystyrene breakpoint shaft (at 45mm) with Viscose tip swab in peel pouch (M40 compliant)


For Patient use - Probact Amies Clear in tube. Includes polystyrene breakpoint shaft at 45mm with Viscose Tip Swab in peel pouch (M40 compliant)

Recommended For: Urethral sampling, ENT Sampling.
Clinically significant samples. Can be used to transport most fastidious & non-fastidious Micro-organisms.

Ideal For:
24 hour transport of microbiological samples (including clinical), for fastidious, non-fastidious and anaerobic microorganisms including:

Pseudomonas, Streptococcus, Haemophilus, Bacteroides, Peptostreptococcus, Fusobacterium, Propionibacterium, Prevotella, Gonorrhoeae, anaerobes, microaerophilics.

Breakpoint included for convenient sample removal & further analysis.

Known Limitations:
1. DO NOT REUSE. Single use Device that is not suitable for re-work or reuse.

2. Unsuitable for certain sample areas (body cavities, twists, bends or where poor visibility is experienced) due to the inclusion of a breakpoint.

3. Recovery after 24 hours wil be unpredictable and target organisms will be lost.

Health professionals should consider all diagnosis routes alongside gram staining - Please cick here to see references:

Shelf Life: 2 years.

Rolling swab method etc. Also suitable for microscope use (microscopy).

Sterilisation Method:
Gamma Irradiation to achive a SAL of 10-6

Applicable Standards:
CE Marked : In vitro diagnostic medical device. M40-A2; Quality Control of Microbiological Transport Systems.

Sterility integrity seal. Write on label with fields for Name, DOB, sample, date, HPL no., Ward. Lot and expiry shown on label and outer peel pouch.

Code Name Colour Length Quantity Pack size No. in case Shelf life
TS/5-9 Amies Clear n/a n/a 1 100 n/a 2 years