BD Ultra-Fine™ Pen Needles

A full range of pen needles for a wide variety of patient needs

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embecta offers a full portfolio of pen needles for a wide variety of patient needs.

Features and Benefits
Available in a full range of lengths

BD Ultra-FineTM Pen Needles are available in 4 mm, 5 mm, 6 mm, 8 mm and 12.7 mm lengths.

The #1 selling pen needle brand2‡

BD Ultra-FineTM Pen Needles are the #1 selling brand in the United States.

Covered by insurance

BD Ultra-FineTM Pen Needles are covered on most health plans at the preferred co-pay, including Medicare Part D.§ 


BD Ultra-FineTM Pen Needles are compatible with leading pen injection devices.3

Designed for smoothness*

Electro-polished surgical grade steel with Micro-bonded™ lubrication.

Designed to deliver the full dose*

Confidence in delivering the full, accurate dose of insulin.

Products & Accessories

* BD pen needles are designed and manufactured to high quality standards. They are rigorously tested to ensure performance requirements. ISO standard 11608-2 has stringent requirements on assembly and disassembly torque, dose accuracy testing, needle-to-hub engagement and needle length.

† Study conducted with BD NanoTM 4mm Pen Needles, as well as 5 mm and 8 mm pen needles.

‡ In 2017.

§ Co-pays and preferred status vary by plan.

  1. Hirsch L, Gibney M, Berube J, Manocchio J. Impact of a modified needle tip geometry on penetration force as well as acceptability, preference, and perceived pain in subjects with diabetes. J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2012;6(2):328–335.
  2. Symphony Health Solutions, PrescriberSource, Payer Focus, January 1, 2017–December 21, 2017.
  3. BD Pen Needle Compatibility Status Summary with Diabetes Care & Non-Diabetes Drug Delivery Devices; Documents Number: 149OTH-0004-02 Dated: 08 June 2015; 10000308903 Ver A Dated: 30 March 2017.

embecta, formerly part of BD. BD is the manufacturer of the advertised products.