Medical devices refer to instruments, equipment, appliances, in vitro diagnostic reagents and calibrators, materials, and other similar or related items used directly or indirectly on the human body, including the required computer software. The utility is mainly obtained through physical methods, not through pharmacology, immunology, or metabolism, or although these methods are involved but only play an auxiliary role. The purpose is the diagnosis, prevention, monitoring, treatment or alleviation of diseases; the diagnosis, monitoring, treatment, alleviation or functional compensation of injuries; the inspection, replacement, adjustment or support of physiological structures or physiological processes; life support or maintenance; pregnancy control; Provide information for medical or diagnostic purposes by examining samples from the human body. The Lanzhou Municipal Market Supervision Bureau reminds consumers that they should listen to the opinions of doctors before purchasing home medical devices and use them under the guidance of doctors. One of the following aspects should be paid attention to when purchasing home medical equipment:
Consumers purchase household medical devices at regular pharmacies and medical device business enterprises that have obtained the “Medical Device Business License” and the “Second Class Medical Device Business Record Certificate”.
02 View product qualification
03 View instructions
Before purchasing a medical device, consumers must carefully read the product manual, clarify its mechanism of action, scope of application, method of use, precautions, contraindications, etc., and use it reasonably based on the doctor’s advice and their own conditions.
04 Request an invoice
Consumers must obtain purchase invoices when purchasing medical devices to protect their rights.
05 Medical masks
Medical masks belong to the second category of medical devices, and the medical device registration certificate and production license should be obtained, and the registration number and production license number should be marked on the packaging.
Post time: Nov-09-2020