I am making frequent pouch changes
Changing your stoma pouch too often will increase the risk of causing damage to your skin around the stoma.
How much is too much?
- Closed pouch – more than 3 times a day.
- Drainable pouch – more than once a day.
- Urostomy pouch – more than alternate days.
If you are changing your pouch more frequently than this, you may need to consider changing to a different pouch. We would recommend you contact your stoma nurse as you may need to switch to a 2-piece system.
The products below could help to extend your pouch weartime and reduce the number of changes you make.
eakin Cohesive SLIMS®
Your Everyday Seal eakin Cohesive SLIMS® provide everyday skin protection and security from unexpected leaks. Use when there is no or limited peristomal skin irritation and no other stoma complications.
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