Instructions for Use

Important Product Information


Bead Block® and/or all indications may not be available in your territory.

Bead Block is a trademark of Biocompatibles UK Ltd and Bead Block is a registered trademark in China, EU and US.

Potential Complications:

  1. Undesirable reflux or passage of Bead Block® into normal arteries adjacent to the targeted lesion or though the lesion into other arteries or arterial beds, such as the internal carotid artery, pulmonary, or coronary circulations
  2. Pulmonary embolization
  3. Ischemia at an undesirable location
  4. Capillary bed saturation and tissue damage
  5. Ischaemic stroke or ischemic infarction
  6. Vessel or lesion rupture and haemorrhage
  7. Neurological deficits including cranial nerve palsies
  8. Vasospasm
  9. Death
  10. Recanalization
  11. Foreign body reactions necessitating medical intervention
  12. Infection necessitating medical intervention
  13. Clot formation at the tip of the catheter and subsequent dislodgement


Federal (USA) law restricts the sale of this device by or on order of a physician.

Bead Block® is manufactured by Biocompatibles UK Ltd, Chapman House, Farnham Business Park, Weydon Lane, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 8QL, UK.  Biocompatibles, Inc. and Biocompatibles UK Ltd are BTG International group companies.  BTG and the BTG roundel logo are registered trademarks of BTG International Ltd.  Bead Block is a registered trademark of Biocompatibles UK Ltd.