A lot of catheter users will keep supplies in a couple of places throughout the house, such as bathroom cabinets or hallway closets, to ensure they have easy access to them when needed – and a back-up stock in case you start running low. Depending on your circumstances and life-style, it may help to keep a few catheters in your car for when you’re travelling or at a family member’s house, just in case you run out at home. However, avoid leaving your catheters in very hot or very cold temperatures.
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).
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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