GentleCath intermittent catheters by ConvaTec are designed to make life easier. Intermittent catheters are ideal for those urological patients who have just come home from the hospital.
The polished and rounded eyelets help to minimize friction, and have a soft, rounded tip that allows for a smoother insertion. Available in a variety of sizes, these urological supplies are available in male and female sizes. Tip styles include both coude tip cathetersand straight tip. The hydrophlic catheters are self-lubricated and include everything that is needed to cath, this type of intermittent catheter is the closest to being the most germ free way to catheterize which helps with infection control.
The red rubber cathetersare made of natural red rubber. They are easy to use and are a bit softer and more flexible during insertion. Contact your doctor before using red rubber catheters as rubber allergies can cause serious problems. GentleCath catheters can be purchased through our medical supply store.