Urethral Catheter Cure Catheter™ Straight Tip Uncoated PVC 14 Fr. 16 Inch – M14U Michigan | USA
Urethral Cure Catheter™ Straight Tip Uncoated 14Fr PVC Introduction
The Urethral Cure Catheter™ Straight Tip Uncoated 14Fr PVC Intermittent catheterization is the periodic emptying of the bladder by the insertion of a hollowplastic tube (catheter) into the urethra, past the sphincter muscles and into the bladder. Urine then passes out of the bladder through the catheter.
Urethral Cure Catheter™ Intermittent catheterization is used when a person is unable to empty his bladder. Medical conditions that often require intermittent 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.
Your healthcare provider has recommended clean self-intermittent catheterization to help empty your bladder and keep your urinary system healthy.
- Not made with DEHP/DINP, BPA
- Cure Medical donates 10% of net income to research for a cure for SCI (spinal cord injuries) and CNS/D (central nervous system disorders)
Urethral Cure Catheter™ Straight Tip Specification
Manufacturer No M14U
Brand Cure Catheter™
Manufacturer Cure Medical
Application Urethral Catheter
Eyes Polished Eyelets
French Size 14 Fr.
Length 16 Inch
Material Uncoated PVC
Style Straight Tip
Urethral Cure Catheter™ Straight Tip Uncoated 14Fr PVC
Self-Intermittent Catheterization Instructions for Men
The Urethral Cure Catheter™ Straight Tip Uncoated 14Fr PVC Self–intermittent 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.
Before you begin, gather the following materials Urethral Cure Catheter™ in sealed wrapper water soluble lubricant something to cleanse the area soap, water and a washcloth, or unscented disposable wipes.
A container to collect the urine if not cathing on or near a toilet hand towel inspect catheter before use if catheter or package is damaged do not use wash hands thoroughly with soap and water or if not available use an antibacterial hand cleaner.
Intermittent Catheterization Instructions for Men continued
- The equipment so it is within easy reach. Open the water soluble lubricant and catheter package. 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.
Instructions for Men continued
Urethral Cure Catheter™ 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 Urethral Cure Catheter™ Straight Tip 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.
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When urine stops flowing, slowly rotate the catheter between your fingers while withdrawing
the catheter. If urine starts to flow again when withdrawing the catheter.
stop each time it flows and let the urine drain.
Continue to 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 the catheter into the bladder.
A catheter with a special, curved (Coude) tip may make passing the catheter easier.
Your healthcare provider will let you know Urethral Cure Catheter™ Straight Tip how often you will need to perform clean
self-intermittent catheterization and the size of the catheter you will need continues every four hours until bedtime some people catheterize on a more.
Frequent schedule. Most people who catheterize do not need catheterization at night. Your
healthcare provider will let you know if you need catheterization at night.