What is a Picc Line Cover?

June 08, 2018

waterproof picc line cover

waterproof picc line cover

When you have PICC (Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter) line, it can cause a great amount of stress and many things to worry about in your day to day life. A PICC line is a soft, plastic tube that is inserted into a large vein in the arm and then up to a main vein near the heart. This allows people to receive chemotherapy and other medication.


As you can see, it is a straight path for germs and more to the heart through the bloodstream… how is that not stressful! DryPro understands and is here to help.


Some of the main risks people have to worry most about with a PICC lines is:

  • Infection
  • Blood clots
  • Line getting clogged
  • Inflammation of the veins
  • Line coming out or moving


This means people with a PICC line have to stress about this:

  • Not getting it wet
  • Routine sterile dressing changes
  • Flushing the line with sterile fluid
  • Changing tubes and caps regularly
  • Cleaning hands constantly


DryPro cannot stop you from worrying and stressing about all of these, but we can help minimize them. With the DryPro PICC line cover, you are free to take showers and baths. You can even go swimming in the ocean, pool, or lake. You no longer have to worry about getting your PICC line wet.


If your PICC line is protected from getting wet, there is a less chance of getting an infection. With the PICC line staying dry, it can also help with not having to change the dressing of the line so much. Also, with the vacuum seal feature, it will help the PICC line stay in place.


Not only does this help people with a PICC line, but it is also extremely easy to use unlike plastic wrap and duct tape. All you have to do is slide it on over the line and use the pump to pump out the air. It seals in seconds! The DryPro cover also is a nude color and is open ended to keep your hands free. The material is durable and latex free.


Try the DryPro PICC Protector today. Make day to day activities like showering easy again. Do not miss out on any more summer activities or vacations. It is reusable for months even when you use it daily.  

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