Bowel management

Emptying the microlax tube with two hands – a technique for persons with impaired hand function

User on toilet. Illustration: Lars 'Geson' Andersson
User on toilet. Illustration: Lars 'Geson' Andersson

Description
The user moves forward on the toilet seat and opens the microlax tube. He grasps it with both hands behind his back and leans backward. He inserts the microlax tube in the anal opening and empties it by pressing his hands against each other.

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Whose idea
The user

This tip is from 2007

User compresses the microlax tube
User compresses the microlax tube

Tipsare: Anonym 9

The late person had a complete tetraplegia C6.