Questions & answers
Q: How does SenSura Mio fit to body contours?
A: SenSura Mio features an elastic adhesive that fits individual body shapes and follows natural body movements to maintain a secure fit. It even fits over hernias, scarring and skin folds. Like your skin, the SenSura Mio adhesive is elastic, so it simply stretches with your skin when your body moves.
Q: Why is SenSura Mio a different color from what I may be used to?
A: The color of SenSura Mio was chosen from hundreds of colors to find a color that blends well and stays discreet under all clothing colors.
Q: Why is SenSura Mio made of textile?
A: Unlike other ostomy products, SenSura Mio is made of a material that we otherwise wear on the body, i.e. textile material. It is soft and comfortable against the skin, itprovides low friction against clothes and it iswater-resistant – so it doesnot feel wet after taking a shower. In addition, the textile material makes the ostomy pouch look more like a piece of clothing than a medical device.
Q: How is SenSura Mio able to reduce ballooning?
A: The pouch has a full-circle pre-filter, which is a special foam ring designed to trap stool before it can clog the carbon filter. At the same time, it still allows air to flow through the filter. The pre-filter reduces clogging, and this has proven to result in up to 61% reduction in ballooning.
Q: What is the benefit of the Flex coupling?
A: The well-known Flex coupling is a low-profile, flexible coupling that can adapt to body contours and provide a discreet profile. The coupling system is secure, comfortable and easy to handle.