Night Drainage Bags for Catheters

如何断开或附加夜间引流导管袋,安全处置和何时寻求帮助。

Originally published on: June 23rd, 2020. Last modified on December 15th, 2021

有一些重要的点要记住当管理你的导管。首先,让你的腿和夜袋低于膀胱的水平,以防止尿液倒流。避免不必要地断开腿袋或接触连接器的末端,因为这可能导致感染,不要在导管区域周围使用油性面霜或滑石粉。尽量避免便秘,因为这会干扰导尿管的功能,记住,一些运动,如小运动,通常可以清除任何碎片,如膀胱里的旧组织细胞。

Hygiene is vitally important, so always wash the area around where the catheter enters your body at least once per day with soap and water to remove any encrustation or debris which may have dried to your catheter.

Leg bags and catheter valves can be used by those assessed for suitability but some users of suprapubic catheters may find the Belly Bag more useful. These are available on prescription, see your Healthcare Professional for information.

The following information will support you in attaching or disconnecting a night drainage bag.

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How to attach a night drainage bag

It is essential that high standards of hygiene are maintained at all times when attaching a night drainage bag. You must wash your hands prior to handling yourcatheter, see our 6 stephandwashing guidehere.

If someone is doing this for you, they must wear disposable gloves.

  1. 洗手,戴手套。
  2. Remove protective cap from night drainage bag.
  3. Insert night bag connector firmly into leg bag outlet tube. If using a catheter valve, the night drainage bags connected directly to the valve must always be single use and sterile.
  4. Remove leg straps or bag support device to allow free drainage.
  5. Open tap between leg bag or valve, and appropriate night drainage bag.
  6. Place night drainage bag on a supporting stand so the bag is positioned lower than the bladder to aid drainage.
  7. 不要让引流袋拉导管。

How to attach a night drainage bag

How to disconnect a night drainage bag:

As with attaching a night bag, if someone is doing this for you, they must wear disposable gloves.

High standards of hygiene are essential at all times. You must wash your hands prior to handling your night drainage bag, see our 6 stephandwashing guidehere.

  1. 洗手,戴手套。
  2. Close tap on leg bag or valve.
  3. Disconnect night drainage bag from leg bag or valve if worn.
  4. Empty urine from bag and discard as instructed by your Healthcare Professional (See below).
Catheter leg bag and night bag
Reference: Getliffe and Dolman, 2003

How to dispose of Catheter Bags

您的医疗保健专业人员会建议您正确处理尿袋,不同地区有不同的当地政策。通常它们会被清空,用几张报纸包起来或密封在塑料袋里,放在家庭垃圾垃圾箱里。

The bags should not be burned on an open fire or electric incinerator.


Further Information

For more detailed information on catheter care, visit our catheter hub or our downloads section where you can find printable guides.

The Bladder & BowelHome Delivery Servicecan offer you expert advice from a trained nurse about catheter care and help you find the right products to manage your condition.

For more information on catheter care products call our Home Delivery Team on0800 031 5406.

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