UTIs are a common concern for catheter users

41% of all users of intermittent catheters find UTIs a daily concern*. If you have worries, or feel uncertain about how to reduce your risk of UTIs, you’re not alone. Indeed, with many catheter users experiencing two or more UTIs every year, they represent a significant source of concern.

*IC user survey (Countries; US, UK, DE, ML, FR, IT), Jan 2016 (n=2942)

What can cause UTIs?

The precise cause of UTIs is unclear, and while there are several practical steps you can take to reduce your risk of having one, you should always consult a healthcare professional if you get one, or if you have questions.

You can download our free Understanding Urinary Tract Infections eBook for advice on how to reduce UTIs, covering the following topics:

  • Hygiene
  • Routine & compliance
  • SpeediCath benefits

FREE guide on how to keep your bladder healthy

Our free guide to understanding UTIs includes tips and advice on how you can avoid them.

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