1. It is made from medical grade and imported silicone material.
2. The silicone foley catheter has a larger inner lumen for better drainage than the same size one made from latex of PVC.
3. No urate crystal and irritation occurs during intubation, thus catheter-associated urethral infection can be avoided.
4. Silicone foley catheter is widely accepted because of better biocompatibility and indwelling period can be 30 days, which can reduce trauma to urethra caused by repeated intubation.