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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
    • Non Corrective Contact lenses
    • Pregnancy tests
    • Fertility tests
    • Electrical Muscle Stimulation (EMS) units
    • Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulators (TENS) machines
    • Tattoo kits which do not contain prohibited ink and which inform of the ID code of the ink included
    • Piercing kits

Examples of Prohibited Listings

  • Used medical devices
  • Products that require a prescription, a medical professional's supervision or direction for their use, or that may only be sold by a pharmacist:
    • In vitro diagnostic medical devices such as blood tests and urinary tests
    • Blood glucose tests
    • DNA tests or paternity tests
    • HIV tests
    • Insulin pump
    • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) devices and accessories
    • Contraceptive monitors
  • Products intended to restrain the movement of a person with disability, dementia or other medical condition
  • Anesthesia machines
  • Apnea monitors
  • Blood transfusion equipment
  • Bone saws
  • Catheters
  • Dental bridges, crowns, ceramics and polymers
  • Dental alloys, burs and filling materials
  • Devices which claim to predict the gender of unborn babies
  • Dialysis equipment
  • Drill bits
  • Electro Physiological Feedback Xrroid (EPFX) or Quantum Xrroid Consciousness Interface (QXCI)
  • Excavators and chisels
  • Eye electromagnets
  • Feeding pumps, infusion pumps and intra-aortic balloon pumps
  • Hearing aids
  • Implantable devices
  • Incubators
  • Needles sold alone or included in other devices
  • Neuro-endoscopes
  • Orgone accumulators
  • Orthopedic nails and plates
  • Pacemakers
  • Phototherapy devices intended for treating skin disorders
  • Prescription eyewear
  • Pulp testers
  • Reamers
  • Refractors
  • Rife machines
  • Stents and shunts
  • Suction equipment
  • Surgical equipment such as clamps and lasers
  • Tracheal tubes
  • X-Ray equipment
  • Zappers

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