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This is a couple of questions for Cutycall or anyone who can help. I have tried commenting on her post but I guess I can't if I am not a paid member. I will upgrade my membership soon. I have had an ileostomy now for almost 6 months and am due to fly soon, prob Jan. Can you tell me, what is an ostomy travel certificate ...
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Posted: Sun Mar 01, 2009 12:35 pm
My Convatec bags and flanges have no expiry date. Is this normal ?


Posted: Sun Mar 01, 2009 2:29 pm
Hi.  I checked mine and they have an expiration date on the side of the box that they come in.  It is located right next to a little hourglass figure.  I use Hollister bags.  I normally change bags twice a week.........sometimes more often.  I have a retracted stoma so I have to deal with leakage at times.  With me, the expiration date really does not make a difference because I can go through a box of bags in less than a month.  Debi


Posted: Sun Mar 01, 2009 5:22 pm
yeh there normally printed on the box or inside on the wee tab that keeps the lid shut.x
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