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Latex-free medications

Premier's latex-free catalog

Premier maintains a latex-free product catalog for members with 50,000 items in 1450 product categories located in Premier’s Supply Chain Advisor catalog (member log in required) .

Latex-safe emergency cart products list

This comprehensive site provides a complete list of latex items for an emergency cart, including a specific table addressing medications. Table 3 provides list of medications available in pre-filled syringes with non-latex plungers along with a list of medications available in latex-free vials, tubexes, syringes, and cartridges plungers. Emergency medications manufactured in vials with latex stoppers and the manufacturers are also contained in this list. View this list at:

http://www.anapsid.org/cnd/mcs/latex2.html

New Zealand Guidelines Group

The New Zealand, Guideline Group provides a list by medication, brand name and manufacturer as well as if it is known whether the medication contains latex. View this table, A Guideline to Assist in the Management of Those Patients Known, or Thought, to be at Risk of Suffering from an Allergy to Latex Containing Products and Appendix 1: Latex Content of Stoppers in Injectable Pharmaceutical Agents:

http://www.nzgg.org.nz/guidelines/dsp_guideline_popup.cfm?&guidelineID=43

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