Naso-gastric feeding tubes

Flocare naso-gastric tubes are suitable for short-term (<8 weeks) in the stomach. The tubes are made of soft and skin friendly materials, designed for optimal feeding

Naso-gastric feeding tubes

ADVICE BOX
Naso-gastric tubes should not be used in patients with delayed gastric emptying and/or risk of aspiration.
If present, a guidewire should never be replaced or reintroduced during placement or while the tube is still in the patient.

1. Flocare PUR NG-ENFit and Flocare PUR Duodenal-Funnel

A transparent polyurethane tube with 3 white radio-opaque line and centimeter markings (the 3 opaque lines generate optimised visibility under x-ray and enhanced safety), the Flocare PUR tube is a nasal tube that is easy to insert and accurately position. They are recommended in patients who require tube nutrition in the short to medium term and are available in a wide range of lengths and Charrière.


Features

Latex and DEHP-free materials
Rounded open tip for easy insertion, with lateral and distal outlets
Siliconized guide wire
Available with ENFit connector

2. Nutrisoft Silicone Naso-Gastric Feeding Tube and Nutrisoft Silicone Naso-Duodenal Feeding Tube

A white, completely radio-opaque, silicone tube, the Flocare Nutrisoft silicone tube is a very soft nasal tube which provides increased patient comfort. It is recommended in patients who require tube nutrition medium term and are available in a wide range of lengths and Charrières. Flocare Nutrisoft silicone tubes are available with ENFit connector.


Features

Latex and DEHP-free materials
Rounded tip for easy insertion, with lateral outlets
With (marked as 'M') or without Hydromercoated guide wire
Available with a silicone funnel connection
The tubes with a length of 125cm are naso-duodenal tubes

NOTE: Due to the extreme soft material, which enhances patient convenience, Flocare Nutrisoft Silicone tubes are recommended for special patient groups such as children, ICU patients and ENT patients.


Additional information


NOTE: Please note that product availability may vary in your country. Please contact your Nutricia Head Office to obtain a list of the Flocare products available in your country.