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Medical Devices

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Examples of Permitted Listings

Reminder: all listings and products must comply with all applicable laws and regulations.

  • Certain medical devices that do not require medical prescription nor assistance by a health care provider, and provided they are manufactured in compliance with law, appropriately described and labeled and not otherwise restricted, such as
    • Breathalyzers
    • Contact lenses for cosmetic purposes
    • Readymade monofocal glasses that do not exceed +3.50 dioptres
    • Pulse oximeters
    • Pulse Heart Monitors
    • Q-ray bracelet
    • Oxygen concentrators
    • Blood glucose tests
    • Fertility tests
    • Pregnancy tests
    • Insulin pump
    • Electrical Muscle Stimulation (EMS) units
    • Tattoo kits
    • Piercing kits
    • Tanning devices
    • Outdoor medical kits that do not contain any prohibited component

Examples of Prohibited Listings

  • Used medical devices
  • Products that require a prescription or a medical professional's supervision or direction for their use, e.g.:
    • Corrective eyeglasses and glasses on prescription
    • Progressive glasses and multifocal glasses
    • Readymade glasses that exceed +3.50 dioptres
    • DNA tests or paternity tests
    • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) devices and accessories
    • Silicone implants
    • Circumcision kits
  • Products intended to restrain the movement of a person with disability, dementia or other medical condition
  • Devices which claim predicting gender of unborn babies
  • Anesthesia machines
  • Apnea monitors
  • Blood transfusion equipment
  • Bone saws
  • Catheters
  • Dental bridges, crowns, ceramics and polymers
  • Dental alloys, burs and filling materials
  • Rotary scalers and ultrasonic scalers for professional-use and/or for home-use
  • Dialysis equipment
  • TENS Machines
  • Excavators and chisels
  • Eye electromagnets
  • Hearing aids
  • Implantable devices
  • Incubators
  • Needles sold alone or included in other devices
  • Neuro-endoscopes
  • Orthopaedic nails and plates
  • Pacemakers
  • Phototherapy devices intended for treating skin disorders
  • Pulp testers
  • Reamers
  • Refractors
  • Stents and shunts
  • Suction equipment
  • Surgical equipment such as clamps and lasers
  • Tracheal tubes
  • X-Ray equipment
  • Zappers

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