Stay safe. Work smart.
The mylife AutoProtect PRO pen needle with its locking mechanism on both needle ends helps to prevent accidental needle stick injuries.
Double protection for less risk of needle stick injuries
Cannula patient-end and cartridge-end are hidden by red protection caps for less risk of needle accidential needle stick injuries.
1 Aronson R. et al.: Effects of Extra-Thin Wall Needle Technology on Preference, Confidence, and Other Patient Ratings, Clinical Therapeutics, 35(7):923-933, 2013.2 See list of compatible pens on the mylife AutoProtect PRO safety pen needle box or website www.mylife-diabetescare.com.3 Council Directive 2010/32/EU – Prevention from sharp injuries in the hospital and healthcare sector.
Extra Thin Wall cannula For an optimised drug flow1
Larger inner diameter with an unchanged outer diameter
Extra Thin Wall
- Improved medication through greater flow rate1
- Due to the larger inner diameter of the cannula, less force is required when pushing the injection button1
- Supports the simple delivery of highly concentrated insulins from 200 Units/mL
1 Aronson R. et al.: Effects of Extra-Thin Wall Needle Technology on Preference, Confidence, and Other Patient Ratings, Clinical Therapeutics, 35(7):923-933, 2013.
mylife AutoProtect PRO Handling steps
How to use the safety pen needle
Remove the sealing film from the Dual Safety pen needle.
Insert the pen into the Safety pen needle horizontally.
Attach the Safety pen needle securely to the pen injector device by twisting clockwise until it stops.
Remove the cover from the Safety pen needle to expose the needle.
Prime the pen injector device according to the pen injector device’s instructions for use and set the correct dose.
Inject into the skin as recommended by your physician with or without lifting a skinfold.
Hold the injection for at least 10 seconds before withdrawal Count slowly to 10.
Remove the Dual Safety pen needle by lifting it straight up from the injection site.
Rotate the pen counterclockwise.
Discard it into a sharps container.
mylife AutoProtect PRO Choose the preferred needle length
The mylife AutoProtect PRO safety pen needle is available in two different lengths: 5 mm and 8 mm. Colour coding simplifies identification of different needle lengths.
The 5 mm needle may be used without a skin fold technique, minimising the risk of an accidential needle stick to caregivers during injection.1
mylife AutoProtect PRO, 5 mm | 31G / 0.25 mm, Extra Thin Wall
mylife AutoProtect PRO, 8 mm | 29G / 0.33 mm, Extra Thin Wall
1 K. Strauss and WISE Consensus Group: WISE recommendations to ensure the safety of injections in diabetes. Diabetes & Metabolism. 2012, 38, S2–S8, Supplement 1.
The mylife AutoProtect PRO dual safety pen needles are tested according to ISO 11608-2:2022. They are fully functional and provide better safety when used with the injection pens listed on the mylife AutoProtect PRO safety pen needle box. If in doubt please contact the injection pen manufacturer. Follow the instructions for use of your injection pen before using a mylife AutoProtect PRO safety pen needle.
Some injection pens may not be available in all countries. In case of doubt please contact the injection pen manufacturer. All brands are trademarks of their respective owners. Follow the instructions for use of your injection pen before using a mylife AutoProtect PRO safety pen needle.