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04-22-2014, 02:43 PM   #1
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Protection for Stomas?

Not sure if this is the right place to ask this as I'm new.
I have a Stoma and use a 2piece system. Does anyone know if its possibe to buy a hard case that goes over the colostomy bag?.. My reason for needing this is so I can go paint balling etc.
Thanks..
04-22-2014, 02:45 PM   #2
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We have a Stoma subforum, but I'll request that this thread is moved there for you.
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04-22-2014, 02:51 PM   #3
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Great thanks
04-22-2014, 04:06 PM   #4
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Creggers, your thread is now in the Stoma subforum. Hopefully you will get some good answers in here.
04-22-2014, 07:38 PM   #5
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You can buy these different belts which serve as a stoma protector/noise muffler and also help with hernia prevention. There is a few on the market but they all do the same sorta thing. I ordered the Stomaplex one and im just waiting for it. Ive heard good reviews about all of them, here's the links:

http://stomaplex.com/ostomy-belt/index.html

http://www.stomastifler.com/index.php

http://www.ostomyarmor.com/

http://www.stealthbelt.com/
04-22-2014, 07:50 PM   #6
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Hi Creggers and

I don't have any personal experience for you but there is a short thread about stoma protection HERE
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04-22-2014, 08:10 PM   #7
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04-22-2014, 08:48 PM   #8
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I do want to add another newer product to this list. This one is unique in the fact that it doesn't require a bulky belt like the other products mentioned.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lCgFJrnHrmA

I'd love to hear feedback from anyone who's tried it (they aren't available yet).
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04-23-2014, 09:36 AM   #9
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Hey Creggers,i see your in the UK,I got a belt and guard from my gp on prescription from Fittleworths,Its not unlike the Ostyarmour but the belt is bigger and feels more secure,
http://www.comfizz.com/products/ostomy/level3/mens.html
this is what i have,I use it when i go mountain biking and it works a treat,I was recomended it from someone on here,Phone fittleworths,ask them to order it and you should get it on prescription,Hope this helps
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