Bard Medical Bardex® Infection Control 2-Way Foley Catheter 18Fr 5cc Balloon Capacity, Silver Hydrogel Coated, SterileThe Bardex® I.C., anti-infective, latex, Foley catheter is clinically proven to reduce catheter-associated urinary tract infections. Incorporating a technologically advanced formulation consisting of Bacti-Guard® silver alloy coating and Bard® hydrogel, the Bardex® I.C. Foley catheter dramatically reduces bacterial adherence and minimizes biofilm formation. The occurrence of urinary tract infection is 3-2/3 times greater in patients catheterized with a standard catheter than in patients catheterized with the Bardex® I.C. Foley catheter with Bacti-Guard® silver alloy coating and Bard® hydrogel.Reduces bacterial adherence.Minimizes biofilm formation.Inhibits migration of pathogens into the bladder.Preserves the integrity of the urethral mucosa.Clinically proven to reduce catheter-associated urinary tract infections.Available in a full line of Foley catheters including 2-way, 3-way, pediatric, and specialty Foley catheters.