Benefits of Medline Catheter Leg Bag
- Medline Drainage Leg Bags come with a slide tap that allows exceptional ease of use
- Anti-reflux valve helps prevent backflow of urine thereby preventing the user from infections
- Sterile fluid pathway
- Latex-free elastic straps connected to each bag
- Not made with natural rubber latex
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FAQs About Medline Urinary Leg Bag with Comfort Straps
Can you sleep with a urinary leg bag?
As long as the bedside bag is above your bladder, you can sleep in any position. The urine bag should not be left on the floor.
When should a Leg Bag be emptied?
Empty your leg bag at regular intervals to avoid it becoming too full and heavy, which may pull on your catheter. This should occur every 2 to 3 hours or when the bag is about half to three-quarters full.
What is the difference between a urinary leg bag and a drainage bag?
Drainage bag is used as a larger bag to be used at nighttime whereas, the leg bag is used during the day and is attached to your leg and allows you to move around more easily.
What are the uses of urinary leg bags?
The urine that drains from your catheter is collected in a urinary leg bag. It is small enough to wear under your clothes and allows you to go about your daily routine.
How long can you use a leg bag?
Leg bags and valves should be changed every 7 days. They should be worn during the day and at nighttime a large drainage bag should be used.
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