• Simple to use

  • Robust and safe

  • Quiet running low vibration

Carrying handle

The light weight of the system makes transport easy.

Membrane vacuum regulator

Guarantees a rapid vacuum build-up and allows precise regulation. Safety knob prevents unintended changes of vacuum.

Efficient virus and bacteria filter

Prevent cross-contamination from COVID-19 with filtration efficiency of greater than 99.99987%.

QuatroFlex™ powered vacuum source

Silent and discreet operation (51.8 dB(A) at maximum flow*

*Performance data on file Medela AG.

Intuitive handling and safety features

Pump design is easy to understand and use so that clinical staff can become familiar with the system quickly.

Disposable Fluid Collection System (Recommended)

Closed system with high-flow bacteria (99.999% retention) and overflow filter, smoke pre-filter and patient backflow valve. Constructed with double layered, highly burst-resistant1 PA/PE foil to ensure optimum protection. Optional solidifier models eliminate the risk of spilling to protect staff safety.

Compact design and battery-powered option

Enables use in any care setting, making the pump suitable for a wide range of applications.

Simple design

Designed for efficient, routine cleaning. The materials can withstand potent disinfection agents.

Vario 18

TheVario 18 is lightweight, but robust, portable and designed for small surgical interventions and for airway suctioning.

  • High vacuum up to -75 kPa / - 563 mmHG
  • Flow of 18l / min
  • Weight of only: 3.5 kg / 4.2 kg (for battery version)

Vario 18 c/i 
The Vario 18 c/i version guarantees maximum suction performance for a range of constant and intermittent suctioning needs, such as gastric suctioning and surgical suctioning.

  • Medium vacuum, –55 kPa/–413 mmHg
  • Flow of 18 l/min
  • Weight: 4.2 kg

Intermittent suction can provide a more delicate drainage, whereas the constant suction mode is used for smaller interventions or airway suctioning. (Check for local availability for the c/i version.)


Membrane vacuum regulator

The membrane vacuum regulator of the Vario 18 and Vario 18 c/i allows precise vacuum settings.

The regulator must be pressed down to change the vacuum, which prevents inadvertent setting changes

AC/DC version
The AC/DC version features a built-in battery charger that allows for 30 minutes of cordless and mobile. Acoustic and visible alarms notify the user when the battery needs recharging.

All accessories are designed to complement the device and prevent false connections.

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Disposable Collection System

For hygienic, easy-to-use and economical fluid management.

Disposable suction liners and reusable PC jars in sizes of 1.5 and 2.5 litres.

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Reusable Collection System

To collect secretions easily and economically. Autoclavable PSU jars and lid in sizes 1 and 2 litres.

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Filters

To protect the pump from overflow, particles and the environment from bacteria and odours.

Carrying Bag

For the safe transportation of the Vario pumps and accessories.

Car Connection Cable

For charging the pumps in the car.

Tubing

Disposable or reusable tubing in various materials, diameters and lengths.

Features & Benefits

Vario 18

TheVario 18 is lightweight, but robust, portable and designed for small surgical interventions and for airway suctioning.

  • High vacuum up to -75 kPa / - 563 mmHG
  • Flow of 18l / min
  • Weight of only: 3.5 kg / 4.2 kg (for battery version)

Vario 18 c/i 
The Vario 18 c/i version guarantees maximum suction performance for a range of constant and intermittent suctioning needs, such as gastric suctioning and surgical suctioning.

  • Medium vacuum, –55 kPa/–413 mmHg
  • Flow of 18 l/min
  • Weight: 4.2 kg

Intermittent suction can provide a more delicate drainage, whereas the constant suction mode is used for smaller interventions or airway suctioning. (Check for local availability for the c/i version.)


Membrane vacuum regulator

The membrane vacuum regulator of the Vario 18 and Vario 18 c/i allows precise vacuum settings.

The regulator must be pressed down to change the vacuum, which prevents inadvertent setting changes

AC/DC version
The AC/DC version features a built-in battery charger that allows for 30 minutes of cordless and mobile. Acoustic and visible alarms notify the user when the battery needs recharging.

All accessories are designed to complement the device and prevent false connections.

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Accessories & Disposables

Disposable Collection System

For hygienic, easy-to-use and economical fluid management.

Disposable suction liners and reusable PC jars in sizes of 1.5 and 2.5 litres.

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Reusable Collection System

To collect secretions easily and economically. Autoclavable PSU jars and lid in sizes 1 and 2 litres.

View full details

Filters

To protect the pump from overflow, particles and the environment from bacteria and odours.

Carrying Bag

For the safe transportation of the Vario pumps and accessories.

Car Connection Cable

For charging the pumps in the car.

Tubing

Disposable or reusable tubing in various materials, diameters and lengths.

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