SpeediCath stands out against the background of catheters. Once out of the package, it is ready for immediate use, without the need to add water or lubricant, allowing the bladder to empty at a time convenient for the user. This is a proven and reliable choice.
It is available in a version with a straight tip (Nelaton) and with a pointing upwards (Tiemann).It is a type of catheter recommended for men and boys who have indications such as bladder obstruction or other conditions that may result in fibrosis and other reasons for narrowing of the lumen of the urethra.
SpeediCath catheters have a unique hydrophilic coating that makes the surface of the catheter very smooth and ensures its convenient insertion and gentle removal. This reduces friction and increases user comfort.
SpeediCath also has polished eyelets that minimize the risk of damage to the urethra.
Benefits of using SpeediCath:• Ready for immediate use and easy to apply• Minimizes the risk of urinary tract infections• Smooth and convenient to use
Free of PVC or phthalates• The catheter can be connected to the urine collection bag
Sizes: for women and pediatric – 20 cm, boyish – 30 cm, male with Nelaton and Tiemann type tip (40 cm).
- Stensballe J. et al. Hydrophilic coated catheters for intermittent catheterization reduce microtraumas of the urethra: prospective, randomized, blinded cross-examination of three different types of catheters. European Urology 2005, vol. 48 (6) p. 978-983.
- Cardenas et al.: Intermittent catheterization with a hydrophilic catheter delays the onset of urinary tract infection in patients with severe spinal cord injury: prospective, randomized, parallel, multicenter study. PM R 2011; 3: pp. 408-417.
- De Ridder DJMK et al.: Intermittent catheterization with hydrophilic catheterization (SpeediCath) reduces the risk of urinary tract infection in patients with spinal cord injury: a prospective, randomized, parallel comparative study. European Urology 2005 Vol. 48 (6), pp. 991-995.