Congratulations.Your doctor has chosen
PREVENA™ Therapy
to manage your recent surgical incision.

The PREVENA™ System plays a key role in your recovery by:

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Your PREVENA™ System Includes

The PREVENA™ System includes:

  • A therapy unit that provides negative pressure to the dressing
  • A dressing with a water resistant cover that is placed over your incision
  • A connection tube
  • A canister where incision fluid is collected
  • A battery charger (The PREVENA PLUS™ Therapy Unit has a rechargeable battery)
  • A carrying case with adjustable straps
How to wear the PREVENA™ Therapy Unit
The portable unit should always be kept on for the time your doctor has instructed, including while sleeping and showering (if cleared by your doctor). The unit can be worn under your clothing and includes a carrying case with adjustable straps you can use multiple ways.
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Caring for your PREVENA™ Therapy Unit

PREVENA PLUS™ 125 Therapy Unit

System:

Keep your therapy unit in a safe place where:

  • Tubing will not become kinked or pinched
  • It cannot be pulled off a table or dropped onto the floor

Showering:

If cleared by your doctor, a quick, light shower is OK. Keep the therapy unit away from direct water spray.

Do not submerge dressing in water.

Before showering, disconnect the dressing from the therapy unit.

  1. Hold the ON/OFF button down until therapy stops
  2. Close the clamp located on the connection tubing
  3. Disconnect the tubing from the therapy unit
  4. When towel drying, be careful not to disrupt the dressing.

See PREVENA PLUS™ Therapy Patient Guide for additional details.

PREVENA™ Therapy Patient Guide

Batteries:

  • This therapy unit has a rechargeable battery and comes with a charger.
  • Bring your charger with you if you are gone for extended periods of time.
  • For convenience, consider charging your therapy unit battery while you are sleeping.
PREVENA PLUS™ 125 Therapy Unit 

PREVENA™ 125 Therapy Unit

System:

Keep your therapy unit in a safe place where:

  • Tubing will not become kinked or pinched
  • It cannot be pulled off a table or dropped onto the floor

Showering:

If cleared by your doctor, a quick, light shower is OK. Keep the therapy unit away from direct water spray.

Do not submerge dressing in water.

When towel drying, be careful not to disrupt the dressing.

See PREVENA PLUS™ Therapy Patient Guide for additional details.

PREVENA™ Therapy Patient Guide

Batteries:

  • This therapy unit comes with three AA size batteries and cannot be recharged.
  • It is recommended that you keep extra batteries on hand. If the batteries run out, consult your PREVENA™ Therapy Patient Guide on how to replace the batteries.

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FAQs

How long do I keep PREVENA™ Therapy on my incision?

  • Wear the system for as long as your doctor has ordered. The therapy unit will turn off automatically at 7 days.

Will my incision dressing need to be changed?

  • The dressing is not typically changed. Follow your doctor’s instructions.

How long do I keep PREVENA™ Therapy on my incision?

  • Wear the system for as long as your doctor has ordered. The therapy unit will turn off automatically at 7 days.

Will my incision dressing need to be changed?

  • The dressing is not typically changed. Follow your doctor’s instructions.

How long do I keep PREVENA™ Therapy on my incision?

  • Wear the system for as long as your doctor has ordered. The therapy unit will turn off automatically at 7 days.

Will my incision dressing need to be changed?

  • The dressing is not typically changed. Follow your doctor’s instructions.

 

 

 

 

 

It is important that you discuss the potential benefits and risks of any specific therapy with your doctor to decide whether it is right for you.

Please consult your treating medical professional regarding specific questions and important information related to PREVENA™ System uses, safety information and operation.

NOTE: The PREVENA™ System can be used on different incision types. Your incision size and location may vary from what is shown in the image.