Discount Catheters Glossary
A material made from natural rubber, which may cause allergic reactions. Red rubber catheters and some male external catheters contain latex.
- Large Drainage Bag
bigger, so you can go extended periods of time without worrying about your bag overfilling; cover a wider array of bag types including night drainage bags, bedside bags, and wheelchair bags
- Latex-free Catheter
PLatex-free catheters are great for patients who may have an allergy to latex materials. Latex-free catheters are available in a range of stiffness and because of their firm material, may be easier for some patients to insert.
- Leg bag
A flat plastic bag that attaches to the leg to collect urine from an indwelling catheter.
- Leg bag straps
Fabric straps that hold a leg bag in place.
A water-soluble jelly applied to a catheter to allow for easier insertion.