(a) Troubleshooting...HELP!

Dealing with and Preventing Leaks

8 Tips to Prevent Leaks

Hydration Tips & High Output Triggers

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Healing Hurting Skin


 The products required for "crusting" are listed below.

Information provided by Ostomy 101 is NOT medical advice.  Consult a healthcare provider for all medical needs.

2 items you needed for Crusting.

1.  Stoma Powder

2. No-Sting Skin Barrier (available in a wipe or spray)

Many hospitals include these items in your take-home ostomy kit when you're discharged from the hospital.  You may already have one or both of these items.  

Stoma Powder and Skin Barrier spray or wipes are covered by most insurance.  You can order these items directly from an ostomy product Supplier or contact one of the Pouch Manufacturers for a sample.

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Understanding Ostomy Skin Issues

Troubleshooting Leaks

Signs of Leakage

Leaks with a Urostomy

Leaks & Troubleshooting  (American College of Surgeons)

Leaks with an Ileostomy

Leaks with a Colostomy

Creating a Good Seal without Residue

Prevent Leaks with soft convex CeraPlus skin barrier

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