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As an Ostomate, Renew Inserts may be suitable for you, but it is important you discuss this with your Healthcare Professional, prior to receiving a starter pack.
For further information please contact us on 0800 542 0814 or send an enquiry below.
It is important to discuss your symptoms with a Healthcare Professional prior to receiving a starter pack For further information please contact us on 0800 542 0814 or send an enquiry below.
As an Ostomate, Renew Inserts may be suitable for you, but it is important you discuss this with your Healthcare Professional, prior to receiving a starter pack.
For further information please contact us on 0800 542 0814 or send an enquiry below.

Healthcare Professional Support

Renew Inserts may offer life changing levels of symptom relief for your patients living with Accidental Bowel Leakage (ABL).

Renew Inserts are made of soft silicone and are safe and comfortable to use in the rectum. The Insert and its removable applicator are both single-use and non-sterile.
Inserts can be disposed of in a sanitary bag in general household waste.
Renew Inserts are available on prescription in 2 sizes: Regular and Large.
A free of charge starter pack is available for you to provide to patients, who you would like to assess the appropriate size and suitability. Each pack contains 3 regular and 2 large inserts, plus a comprehensive instructions for use booklet.

Click here to request a starter pack, or contact us at:
support@renew-medical.uk or 0800 542 0814.

Once you have assessed the Insert with your patient, you can raise a prescription in the usual way, to get them started.

Find out more about our home delivery services.

  • The Benefits of Renew Inserts

    For long-term users of Renew Inserts, there is a growing level of qualitative feedback, which shows how the insert can profoundly change individuals lives, by restoring patient confidence and dignity.  This level of feedback shows us that, with growing levels of clinical intervention and awareness, we can continue to support often emotionally vulnerable patients to live a complete and full lifestyle.  In addition, there is published clinical data to support the use of Renew Inserts, as highlighted below.

  • Clinical Study

    A clinical study demonstrated that the Renew Insert helps prevent Accidental Bowel Leakage, delivering the following benefits:

    • A median reduction of 81.8% in the frequency of ABL episodes
    • Over 91% of the Renew Insert users demonstrated a ≥ 20% reduction in ABL episodes
    • A median reduction of 29.4% in the Wexner score
    • Overall satisfaction among the majority of Insert users was high, with 91.4% rating the overall experience and ease of use as a 9.5 (median) on a 10-point scale

    There are additional benefits, that patients may experience from the use of Renew Inserts:

    • Improvement in odour control associated with ABL
    • A greater sense of discretion, with Renew Inserts being undetectable beneath clothing
    • Potential for greatly improved self-esteem, confidence and freedom to carry out day to day activities
    • Improved skin integrity when compared to alternative conservative treatment options
  • Additional Information, Warnings and Precautions

    As with all medical devices, there are certain warnings and precautions to consider, with Renew Inserts. Bowel incontinence may be medically treated. The Renew Insert is not intended to replace surgical options to treat Accidental Bowel Leakage/Faecal Incontinence. Patients and potential users of Renew Inserts should consult their doctor or healthcare professional for clinical advice and guidance prior to use. Renew Inserts are not suitable for people who have an allergy to silicone. The Renew insert should also not be used when a patient is using suppositories. It is important for patients to discontinue use of Renew Inserts and consult their doctor if they experience and of the following:

    • Bleeding haemorrhoids
    • Rectal bleeding or bloody stool
    • Anal/rectal pain, irritation, spasms, fissure or tearing
    • Undergoing rectal surgery within the past 4 weeks
    • Displacement of the Insert upward into the anus and it is not expelled with the next bowel movement
  • Possible Side Effects
    • False urge to empty your bowels.
    • Mild irritation of anal area.

    These side effects often pass, once the user becomes accustomed to using Renew Inserts.  It is important that users discuss any side effects with their healthcare professional and/or doctor.

  • Prescribing Information

    Renew Inserts are available on prescription and can be accessed from our home delivery partner, Cinidirect, or through Chemists, Dispensing Surgeries and other Dispensing Appliance Contractors. Renew Inserts are available in 2 sizes: Regular and Large. Each box contains 30 inserts.

    Item DescriptionProduct CodeUnits per PackPIP Code
    Regular SizeFG73030393-6895
    Large SizeFG73130393-6903

    Patients are advised to start with the regular size Insert. If the regular insert comes out at unexpected times or if the patient still experiences leakage, they should try the Large size Renew Insert. A FREE Starter Pack containing both sizes of Inserts is available to help healthcare professionals and patients assess and determine the most suitable size when raising a prescription. For additional support or prescription advice please feel free to contact us: support@renew-medical.uk 0800 542 0814 – please note that our phone lines are open 9.00am – 4pm Monday to Friday.