Important Safety Information

CAUTION: Don't drain more than 1,000 mL from the chest or more than 2,000 mL from the abdomen in any one drain age. Always follow the advice from your doctor.

CAUTION: If you have any of the following symptoms complete the drainage and contact your doctor.

Contact your Doctor if:

  • Shortness of breath that isn't relieved after draining 1,000 mL from the chest or 2,000 mL from the abdomen at one time.
  • On-going pain or shortness of breath but little or no fluid is draining from the catheter.
  • Less than 25-50 mL drain during each drainage for 3 drainages in a row.
  • The appearance of your fluid changes a lot between drainages.
  • If you develop fever (body temperature above 100.5°F [38°C]), notive redness, swellng, oozing or have pain at the exit site. These may be signs of infection that may requite treatment. Consult your doctor immediately.

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