MedSil™ Intragastric Balloon

The MedSil™ intragastric balloon is designed to induce a strong satiety sensation. Is an efficient temporary aid to achieve weight loss within months.

Minimally Invasive, Secure, Efficient. 

Product Information

The MedSil™ lntragastric Balloon is designed to induce precocious satiety sensation, leading to decrease on food intake, enabling to learning of new feeding routines.

It consists of a medical grade silicone shell, with a valvular system and a removable catheter for introduction. It is designed to remain on the stomach for a period of up to six months. It is filled with sterile saline solution and eventually adding some methylene blue. 

It can be adjusted according to the patient’s biotype to a filling volume of 400 to 700 ml.

Indication for use:

  • Overweight patients with need to weight loss
  • Patients with restrictions to anorectic medicines
  • Obese patients with co-morbidity and restrictions for surgical procedures
  • In prior to treatment to improve clinical conditions in patients indicated for surgical procedures

Advantages of the intragastric balloon:

  • Placement and removal in day-care
  • Totally endoscopic procedure
  • No surgery needed to place the balloon
  • Fast return the daily activities
  • The patient is sedated for the procedure
  • No physical restrictions to the patient
  • Totally reversible procedure

Product Specs

Mechanical Testing

The MedSil™ lntragastric Balloon has all necessary certifications regarding its features and mechanical tests through experiments done in accredited laboratories.

  • Systemic impact resistance of the filled balloon;
  • Shell Fatigue resistance;
  • Stretch testing of the Silicone-shell;
  • Shelf Aging Process;
  • Shell resistance to PH of Gastric juice.

Technical specifications

power: 100 – 240V (50/60Hz)
AC Cooling medium: CO2 – 78°C or N2O-89°
Dimensions: 39/42/19
Weight: 11kg

User friendly interface

Cryo-S Painless is controlled by a microprocessor and all the parameters are displayed and monitored on a LCD screen. Cryoprobe temperature, cylinder pressure, gas flow inside of cryobrobe and procedure time are displayed during freezing.