B Braun
Contact Us   |  News   |  B. Braun USA
Echogenic Stimulating, Single-shot PNB Needle
Stimuplex Ultra- Echogenicity Without Compromise

Improved visibility at steeper angles without negatively
impacting tactile feel and acoustic needle shadowing.

Already using an echogenic needle?

Learn what makes Stimuplex Ultra unique compared to other manufacturers

Not using an echogenic needle?

Learn why and when to use Stimuplex Ultra in your practice

Contact B Braun for a FREE TRIAL of Stimuplex Ultra

  • Reduced acoustic shadowing under the needle may facilitate safer needle advancement during Supraclavicular and Popliteal nerve blocks

  • Echogenicity without impacting feel and handling.

  • 30°, short bevel
    Most experts agree that short bevel needles (30-45°) carry less risk of causing nerve injuries during PNB than sharp needles with longer beveled tips5.


    Click here to watch the complete Stimuplex Ultra video

1. IMS data, Q1 2009–Q1 2010

2. A. Sardesai, N. Denny., M. Herrick, A. Lynch, A.W. Harrop-Griffiths, " A study of the characteristics of single-injection insulated block needles in a biologic model." RAPM Vol. 29 No. 5, (Sept.- Oct., 2004.)

3. "Leading Competitior" microscope images from Uni. of Hanover, Pajunk SonoPlex item # 001185-77

4. "Stimuplex Ultra" microscope images form Uni. of Hanover, B. Braun item # 4894260U

5. Admir Hadzic, Periperal Nerve Blocks: Principles and practices. 2004. The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.