New Large Bore Low-pressure Normally Closed Valve Ideal for High-flow Applications

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Newest member of B. Braun’s portfolio of valves available as stand-alone component or as part of a custom set or device

B. Braun OEM Division developed a normally closed low-pressure back check valve with female Luer lock threads.

The B. Braun OEM Division ( of B. Braun Medical Inc. – an FDA-registered, ISO 13485 provider of contract manufacturing services and components for medical devices and custom procedure kits – has developed a normally closed low-pressure back check valve with female Luer lock threads.

The normally closed valve handles a back pressure of 30 psi of water and has an average flow rate of 445mL/min at 1 meter head height, making it an ideal design for high flow applications.

Manufactured from ABS material, the valve is compatible with gamma and EtO sterilization processes. It does not contain DEHP or natural rubber.

It is the newest member of B. Braun’s extensive portfolio of valves that are available as stand-alone components or as part of a custom set or device.

For more information, contact the B. Braun OEM Division toll free at 866-8-BBRAUN or visit

About B. Braun OEM Division
B. Braun OEM Division ( delivers complete contract manufacturing capabilities focusing on fluid administration and admixture products, kits, valves, catheters and interventional accessories. OEM takes customers’ designs from the earliest stages through design prototyping, assembly, packaging and sterilization. The B. Braun OEM Division of B. Braun Medical Inc. is based in Bethlehem, Pa.

About B. Braun
Since the early 19th Century, B. Braun has met a myriad of challenges in modern medical therapy with meaningful and trusted solutions. The B. Braun group of companies, including B. Braun, Aesculap® and Central Admixture Pharmacy Services, Inc. (CAPS®), represent thousands of innovations in acute pain management and infusion therapy that are intended to improve care and lower costs while reducing risks to patients and workers. Guided by the company’s “Sharing Expertise®” philosophy, B. Braun works with motivated partners and customers to address the critical issues of infection prevention, medication safety and environmental responsibility.

The B. Braun corporate mission to bring solutions that lead to better patient care have earned the company dozens of awards, certifications and recognitions for innovative products, employment practices, “green” initiatives and community responsibility throughout the world. Consistently recognized by Frost & Sullivan for its medical technology and support services, B. Braun provides professional training through its Aesculap Academy, reaching over 45,000 healthcare professionals each year, teaching best practices that help clinicians reduce medication errors, prevent healthcare-acquired infections (HAIs) and achieve sustainability objectives. For more information, call 800-227-2862, e-mail us at inquiry(dot)us(at)bbraun(dot)com or visit B. Braun at

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