STERITALC® — Completely sterile

STERITALC® is supplied in a sterile blister for maximum safety

STERITALC® PF3 sterile, in a blister pack
STERITALC® PF3 sterile, in a blister pack
STERITALC® F2, F4 sterile, in a blister pack
STERITALC® F2, F4 sterile, in a blister pack
STERITALC® vial F2, F4

STERITALC® vial F2, F4

For instillation in the pleural space

  • as slurry (suspension with NaCl); xylocaine can also be added
  • via poudrage using a thoracoscope atomiser

STERITALC® can be administered via an IPC (Indwelling pleural catheter).
Combining talc poudrage and IPC has been shown to be beneficial1,2, as it enables treatment on an outpatient basis and eliminates the discomfort of additional injections.

1 2021-10-25_ Ambulatory Thoracoscopic Pleurodesis Combined With Indwelling Pleural Catheter in Malignant Pleural Effusion. Front. Surg. 8:738719. doi: 10.3389/fsurg.2021.738719
2 2018-04-05_Outpatient Talc Administration by Indwelling Pleural Catheter for Malignant Effusion (N Engl J Med 2018; 378:1313-1322 DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1716883)




  • For direct instillation via thoracoscopy using air as a blowing agent.

  • Ready-to-use for poudrage – supplied as a set comprising 3g STERITALC®, a cannula, and an insufflation bulb.

Ordering Information

REFDescriptionQuantity of medical talcitems per box
16903STERITALC® F2 Vial, 50 ml2 g4
16913STERITALC® F4 Vial, 50 ml4 g4

STERITALC® PF3 (Poudrage Kit)
Vial 10 ml, with balloon and cannula,
L: 420 mm, OD: 3.0 mm

3 g2 kits
16983Supplement for 16863: Vial, 10 ml3 g4