CardinalHealth Feeding Tube Kit Gastrostomy 16FR 1.5CM
Part Number 8884742019, CardinalHealth Gastrostomy Feeding Tube Kit. A Gastrostomy feeding tube is a medical device. It provides nutrition for individuals who cannot obtain nutrition by mouth, unable to swallow safely, or need additional nutritional supplementation.
Usually administered when someone needs assistance for four weeks or more. It should be noted that this medical device’s description is the following: Gastrostomy and jejunostomy access devices. Also, CardinalHealth feeding tubes are latex-free and are free of natural rubber latex.
A feeding tube allows you to carry on your life when you no longer eat and drink normally. It provides a temporary solution for patients that have limited functionality of swallowing or eating. Due to the difficulty of swallowing. It may not prolong life, however, it is necessary for short term solutions.
In some cases, a feeding tube is inserted during surgery. Physicians may use feeding tubes to not only give foods and liquids but also to give medications. Depending on why you need a feeding tube, you may have it for several weeks or months or for the rest of your life. Having a feeding tube means learning new skills and adopting new routines.