Urethral Catheter Cure Catheter™ Straight Tip Hydrophilic Coated Plastic 14 Fr. 16 Inch – HM14 Michigan | USA
Urethral Catheter Cure Catheter™ Straight Tip 14 Fr Hydrophilic Introduction
The Urethral Catheter Cure Catheter™ Straight Tip 14 Fr Hydrophilic Intermittent catheterization is the periodic emptying of the bladder by the insertion of a hollow plastic tube catheter into the urethra, past the sphincter muscles and into the bladder. Urine then passes out of the bladder.
Urethral Catheter Cure Catheter™ Straight Tip 14 Fr Hydrophilic is used when a person is unable to empty his bladder. Medical conditions that often require catheterization include spinal cord injuries, spina bifida and multiple sclerosis, to name a few. Must be done at regular intervals each day to keep the bladder healthy.
Urethral Catheter Cure Catheter™ Straight Tip 14 Fr Hydrophilic Product Specifications
||Hydrophilic Coated Plastic
|Latex Free Indicator
||Not Made with Natural Rubber Latex
The Hydrophilic Cure Catheter® for men is available with a straight or coude tip, and is not made with DEHP/DINP*, BPA or Natural Rubber Latex.
The Urethral Catheter Cure Catheter™ Straight Hydrophilic catheterization can be performed in a sitting, standing or lying position. Do what is most comfortable for you. If possible, stand in front of the toilet, sit nearby on a chair or wheelchair, or sit on the toilet with your legs spread apart.
A container to collect the urine if not cathing on or near a toilet hand towel inspect before use if package is damaged do not use wash hands thoroughly with soap and water or if not available use an antibacterial hand cleaner.
- The equipment so it is within easy reach.
- The package may open from both ends for ease of use.
- Apply a liberal amount of lubricant to the tip and first several inches of the catheter.
- Position yourself comfortably. Arrange clothing so it is out of the way.
- If sitting on the toilet, spread your legs apart. If lying down, knees can be straight or bent.
- Hold the penis upright on the sides so that the urethra is not pinched.
- Retract the foreskin if the penis is uncircumcised.
- Wash the glans penis from the urethral opening (tip) to the base of the glans with soap, water and washcloth or unscented disposable wipe.
- Wash with a circular motion from the tip outward.
While holding the penis upright with one hand at a 45 to 60-degree angle from the body slowly
insert the lubricated catheter into the penis using your dominant hand gently slide the catheter
until you meet resistance at the urethral sphincters do not pull the catheter in and out when you meet resistance just apply gentle but firm continuous pressure until the catheter advances into the bladder.
Insert the Catheter until urine begins to flow if you are standing in front of the toilet or sitting on it with legs spread apart the urine can drain into the toilet if you are lying down place the funnel end of the catheter into a container to collect the urine hold it in place
until urine stops flowing.
When urine stops flowing, slowly rotate between your fingers while withdrawing. If urine starts to flow again when withdrawing, stop each time it
flows and let the urine drain. Slowly withdraw until the bladder is
Empty and the catheter is removed. If you are uncircumcised, make sure you bring the foreskin back over the glans penis when you are finished.
Some men have very tight sphincters or an enlarged prostate which makes it difficult to pass into the bladder.
A catheter with a special, curved (Coude) tip may make passing the catheter easier.
Will let you know how often you will need to perform clean
self catheterization and the size of the catheter you will need every four hours until bedtime some people on a more.
Frequent schedule. Most people do not need catheterization at night.