Description of the Utah Medical Nutri-Cath Standard Hub Feeding Catheters, Silastic, Box of 10 5.0 French
5.0 French x 40 cm Nutri-Cath® Silastic Catheter Feeding Tube, standard hub.
Nutri-Cath is a nasogastric, orogastric or nasojejunal catheter used for enteral feeding in the neonatal or pediatric intensive care setting. Nutri-Cath can indwell for up to 30 days. It avoids multiple placements with a non-stiffening, non-clogging, biocompatible silicone material. Outstanding Clinical Features:
Non-wettable silicone material will not perforate, clog or adhere to lining of stomach during sampling.
Less interruption of important sleep cycles because it is softer.
Barium sulfate-loaded catheter is highly visible under x-ray for easy verification of tip placement.
Orange hub identifies enteral-only connection to prevent accidental medication infusion.Depth markings graduated every centimeter.
Choice of standard Luer lock connector for continuous feed connection or oral dose connector for intermittent feeding.
With one of the largest catalogs of medical, surgical and diagnostic supplies available online, Medex Supply can accommodate your facility's needs for NICU and Infant Care. Calming, Soothing and Feeding can be found in our extensive online collection of products from globally recognized and trusted brands, including Utah Medical. An excellent option to consider is the Nutri-Cath Standard Hub Feeding Catheters, Silastic, Box of 10.