Stomach Tube is used for those individuals who are unable to ingest nutrients by mouth.
It is placed in either nostril, passed down the pharynx through the esophagus and into the stomach and is generally used for a short while or permanently feeding (usually only 2 weeks maximum), for the treatment of acute conditions or lifelong in the case of chronic disabilities.
Manufactured from Non-toxic, Non-irritant PVC reduces the incidences of nasal discharges.
Transparent allows clinician to see the color, consistency, and clogs of fluid.
Radiopaque Line shown well on x-ray allows the clinician to easily determine the distal tip location.
Depth Markings at 45, 55, 65 & 75 cm from tip guide to proper placement.
Integral Cap can be closed when it is not in use or transport.
Color-coded by Size for easy identification and sorting.
4 Lateral Eyes maximize flow rates for less clogging.
Weighted Tip facilitates ease of insertion into an unconscious or poorly cooperative patients or one with a hypersensitive gag reflex.
Universal Connector is incompatible with a wide variety of feedings for reducing the risk of accidental connection or infusion.
Sterile, Individual Peel Pouches minimizes risk of cross-contamination.
Option available in closed or opened tip, funnel or integrated cap & luer connector and DEHP Free tube.
Available in sizes 8 French to 20 French with 80 cm or 120 cm length.