Dale NasoGastric Tube Holder
Dale NasoGastric Tube Holder

Dale NasoGastric Tube Holder

Brand/Manufacturer: DALE

Dale NasoGastric Tube Holder is ideal for holding nasogastric feeding and aspiration tubes, such as Salem Sump, Levin tubes, Feeding Catheter Tubes. The unique dual interlocking tabs spiral around the nasogastric tube ensuring superior tube security. The non-adherent plastic tips on both tabs make tube removal safer and easier without scissors.

Why Choose Dale 160 NG Tube Holder?

  • Prevents nasal irritation, erosion or necrosis
  • Helps prevent inadvertent dislocation or removal of tube
  • Easy to use
  • Latex free

Item #DescPkgPrice 
160 One Size Fits Most Each $3.99 $2.15
160 One Size Fits Most 50/Case $139.99 $102.99

Features and Benefits of Dale NasoGastric Tube Holder

  • Woven Fabric
    • The breathable material can be left in place for up to 3 days
    • Material stretches to conform to any shape nose
    • More comfortable than traditional tape
  • Skin Friendly Adhesive
    • Provides maximum tube security
    • Securely holds feeding and/or aspiration tubes in place
    • Gentle on delicate skin
    • Resists humidified air of oxygen mask
    • Leaves no sticky residue on tube or nose after removal
  • Dual Tabs
    • Maximum tube security
    • Prevents inadvertent dislocation or removal of the tube
    • Reduction of feeding tube movement prevents nasal irritation
    • Centralizes tube in nostril with counter pulling action of over-wrap and underwrap tabs
    • Can accommodate one tube
    • More secure than adhesive tape
  • Non-Adherent Adhesive Tips
    • Starter tab allows for easy application and removal from tube
    • No cutting required means no fear of accidentally cutting tube
    • Ease of use with gloved hands
  • Not Made with Natural Rubber Latex
    • Eliminates patient and care-giver latex reactions
  • Comfortable and Convenient
    • Allows nurse to independently change holder without waiting for additional staff

Clinical Advantages of NasoGastric Tube Holder by Dale

  • Eliminates the trauma of repeated applications
  • Ideal for use with delicate skin conditions
  • Reduces need of skin irritating soaps for adhesive removal
  • Easy to apply, one person can apply, no need to search for other supplies
  • Long lasting and dependable adherence avoids slippage and complications
  • Enhances recovery by assuring a secure, comfortable fit while maintaining tube placement
  • Facilitates the use of oxygen therapy
  • Reduces risk of clinical complications and associated health care costs
  • Security of placement reduces nasal ulceration and nasopharyngeal irritation
  • Secure placement reduces risk of aspiration
  • Prevents complication that can increase length of hospital stay
  • Prevents nasal irritation, erosion or necrosis by centering tube
  • Increases patient confidence and sense of security with tube placement
  • Reduces risk nosocomial infection
  • Eliminates skin breakdown and tape allergies that can compromise patient care
  • Easy application promotes patient comfort while ensuring secure tube placement
  • Reduces caregiver time
  • Complies with glove use and is easy to manipulate while wearing gloves
  • Increases patient comfort

What to Buy with NasoGastric 160 Tube Holder?

How to use Dale NasoGastric Tube Holder?

  1. After the NG tube is in place, make certain that the nose and the NG tube are both clean and dry. We recommend cleaning it per hospital protocol.
  2. Peel back NG tube holder from liner starting at the top of the nose pad.
  3. Position and apply nosepad to the nose at a slight angle toward the nare that the NG tube has been inserted into.
  4. Choose the tab closest to the tube and begin to wrap it in a spiraling fashion so most of the NG tube is centered on the selected nare.
  5. Wrap the remaining tab using the same spiral technique.
  6. Change the tube holder after 3 days, or sooner if necessary.
  7. To remove the NG tube holder from the patient
    • Simply pull back on the non-adherent tips on the end of each tab to unwrap them from the tube.
    • Continue to gently pull the tube holder in an upward fashion to remove from the patient’s nose.
Dale NG Tube Holder User Manual

Note: For single patient use. Disposable.

Customer Reviews

Questions & Answers

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how long a feeding tube holder can be used? I want buy some holder for a patient in 1 year. I don't know how many it is needed.

my email: hhzhou@uidaho.edu
haihong - 8/1/2015 9:09:45 AM
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Thank you for reaching out to us. Dale Nasogastric Tube Holders can be used up to 72 hours or 3 days maximum. They should be replaced after this. If the patient sweats excessively or has very oily skin, then the NGTH will have to be replaced sooner.

Hope it helps.
Customer Service - 8/4/2015 9:21:48 AM
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