18/06/2020

Registering urethral probe in Brazil

Registering urethral probe in Brazil Registering urethral probe in Brazil

Urethral probe is a sterile device inserted through the urethra with the intention of draining fluids from the bladder or urethra, it can also be used to collect material for examination or to direct medication, hydration or contrast.

The probe is made of non-toxic flexible PVC, sterile and single-use product. (disposable)

Anvisa (National Health Surveillance Agency) classifies the urethral probe as a correlate (Health products) with risk class II - Medium risk, and it is not necessary to obtain the Certificate of Good Manufacturing Practices to register a urethral probe in Brazil. GMP is mandatory for companies that operate with products classified as: risk III - High risk and risk IV - Maximum risk. Good Manufacturing Practices are a set of norms and rules that establish standards related to the processes that involve the product. Learn more: Good Manufacturing Practices.

Anvisa (similar to the FDA) is the Brazilian agency responsible for regulating products: correlates, medicines, cosmetics, sanitizing products and others. Every product entering Brazil needs to be regularized before its sale.

Do you know what it takes to register urethral probe in Brazil? In this content we talk about each regulatory step necessary to register urethral probe in Brazil.

What is needed to register urethral probe in Brazil?

To register a urethral probe in Brazil, it is necessary to present safety and efficacy tests to ensure that the product fulfills the purpose for which it was produced without causing any harm to the final consumer. In addition, it is necessary to present information about the product, such as: composition material, use, disposal form, among others. Learn more: Product registration.

Before registering products in Brazil, the company must be properly regularized with Anvisa.

Below are two regularization options for registering urethral probe in Brazil.

Option 1: Company regularization

The first step in regularizing the company to register a urethral probe in Brazil is to establish a physical location following the requirements of Visa and Anvisa.

 The second step is to obtain the Operating License. This is requested from Visa (Local Health Surveillance), in this process the company must adapt its physical structure according to the RDC (Resolution of the Collegiate Board) corresponding to the activity performed for subsequent inspection by a Visa inspection agent. Learn more: Operating License.

After the municipal or state regularization (Operating License), the process moves to the federal level and must be protocoled in Brasília. The Operating Permits, unlike the first process, is analyzed by Anvisa. At that moment, there are document analysis, collection of fees, verification of petitions and others. Learn more: Operation Permits.

Option 2: Holder service

Choosing holder services your company has much more freedom in bringing its products! This option allows to bring the products through Stone Okamont, using the -BRB Holder without the need to establish a physical company. Learn more: Holder services

Contact Stone Okamont!

In order to register a urethral probe in Brazil without complications, the assistance of a competent consultancy is essential. Stone Okamont is the right consultancy for your business! Count on us to register urethral probe in Brazil and avoid unnecessary expenditure of time and money. With Stone Okamont, processes are quick and easy.

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Editor: Gabriela Batman Carvalho

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