Do I need to measure my urine output when cathing?

Your healthcare professional will let you know if you should measure your urine output. This may be something suggested to you when you first start cathing, in order to help develop a routine and avoid overfilling the bladder. A fluid tracker to monitor how much you drink and your urine output may help with this. You can monitor your output using a metered collection bag or other receptacle with measurement markings.

Adjusting to cathing can be tough. You might find yourself dealing with a range of practical, physical and emotional challenges. You don’t have to figure it out alone. Call and talk to a member of the me+ support team today. Call 1-800-422-8811 (M-F, 8:30 AM-7:00 PM ET).

 

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GentleCath™ users should feel confident knowing they are cathing with products designed for safety and ease of use. Only GentleCath™ Glide catheters feature FeelClean™ Technology, which is designed to provide greater comfort and less mess during cathing. Does your catheter have the latest technology? Learn more and request free product samples now.  

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