Finding a product for daytime use is important for properly managing incontinence. You want to ensure you're well-protected but also comfortable.
While some people find a product that works for both daytime and nighttime use, there are many people who are looking for a less-bulky option for during the day.
Thicker products, like adult diapers, do tend to offer a higher-absorbency, which is what makes them great for overnight use or for those who are managing heavy urinary or bowel incontinence. That said, absorbent pull-up underwear are often a less-bulky alternative to adult diapers that still offer great protection during the day. They’re also great for those who manage moderate to heavy incontinence but prefer an absorbent product that looks and feels more like regular underwear. Here are a few absorbent underwear options that minimize bulkiness and offer great protection for moderate to heavy urinary incontinence.
These premium absorbent underwear are capable of holding over a quart of liquid. The soft, breathable cloth-like material prevents unwanted noise or rustling. This underwear product also features the Tranquility “Peach Mat” which guarantees odour control and skin dryness. Not to mention these day-use underwear have been rated 5 stars by Healthwick customers. Perfect for moderate to heavy urinary incontinence.
New to Canada are the NorthShote GoSupreme Lite Underwear. These pull-up underwear are lightweight and discreet, with less bulk than the original GoSupreme. With up to 6 hours of protection, a body-gripping fit and a maximum absorbency of 28oz, you can feel confident and secure throughout the day. Good for moderate urinary incontinence.
Prevail Extra Absorbency Underwear are great for those who live an active lifestyle. The convenient and comfortable design of these underwear look and feel like regular underwear. The soft and stretch material ensures quiet movements for added discretion. Great for moderate urinary incontinence.
The TENA Extra Protective Underwear, also known as the TENA Ultimate Underwear, are perfect for everyday wear. The unique design moves with your body for more comfort and better protection. A gentle, elastic waistband combined with a soft, cloth-like material helps this product look and feel more like regular underwear. Ideal for moderate to heavy urinary incontinence.
These Per-Fit underwear are a comfortable option for everyday use. These underwear are breathable and work to quickly lock away moisture and prevent leaks. Like all Prevail products, these underwear are Latex-free, hypoallergenic and scent-free. Good for moderate levels of urinary incontinence.
If you’re looking for a product with a higher absorbency or for extended wear, we recommend you look at products that over heavy urinary incontinence protection or maximum urinary or bowel incontinence. As always, if you have any questions or need some help selecting the right product for yourself or a loved one, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us. Our friendly, compassionate and knowledgeable Healthwick customer service team are here to help you.