ISO 8537:1991

Sterile single-use syringes, with or without needle, for insulin

Specifies requirements and test methods for syringes. Applies to syringes for use with 40 units of insulin/ml (U-40) and 100 units of insulin/ml (U-100). Annexes A, B, C, D, E, F and G forms an integral part of this standard. Annexes H and J are for information only.


General information

  • Status :  Withdrawn
    Publication date : 1991-05
  • Edition : 1
  • :
    ISO/TC 84
    Devices for administration of medicinal products and catheters
  • 11.040.25
    Syringes, needles and catheters

Life cycle

A standard is reviewed every 5 years



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