Pyrogen Testing

jdyer at bgsu.edu jdyer at bgsu.edu
Fri Oct 11 16:55:46 EST 1996

In <01bbb6b5$1311f3a0$3c9d15a5 at wgseet>, "Seet" <wgseet at singnet.com.sg> writes:
>Trick question !
>In the USP, it was stated that the pyrogen test has to be performed for
>medical devices. Does this applies to sterile products only, or all
>products regardless of wheter it is sterile or non-sterile.
>Suggestions ?

Any device that comes in contact with blood must be tested for endotoxin,
of these will also be sterility tested.

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