Pull Ups vs. Briefs

Pull Ups

Common names include:

 

  • Pull Ups
  • Pull Ons
  • Disposable Underwear

 

These disposable products capture both urine and fecal voids.

Tranquility Pull Up 2116
Tranquility Pull Up 2116

Pull ups are put on like regular underwear.  After an episode of voiding, the pull ups can be removed like normal underwear or by their tear-away sides.  Once removed, they should be disposed properly. 

 

If the pull ups was used as a precautionary measure and is void of any void, it can be reused.  Care should be taken to not accidentally tear the sides.  

Briefs

Common names include:

 

  • Brief
  • Diaper
  • Disposable Brief

 

These disposable products capture both urine and fecal voids.

Tranquility Brief  2185
Tranquility Brief 2185

Briefs are designed for non-ambulatory individuals and can involve the assistance of a caregiver.  Once the products is positioned on the individual, the refastenable tabs are used to secure the brief.  After an episode of voiding, the products can be removed by unfastening the side tabs.  Once removed, the products should be disposed properly. 

This table shows the brands of Pull Up available by size:

This table shows the brands of Briefs available by size:

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