The toilet and bathroom are a potentially hazardous area for most people, and the risks go up tenfold for the elderly or those with limited movement. Slick wet surfaces or hard fixtures placed around your bathroom could be life threatening if any accident occurs, causing one to slip and fall. Toilet assistance devices like bathroom commode accessories can act as great support aids for the elderly or people with mobility issues to prevent such injuries in the toilet or bathroom.
Senior citizens, invalids and people who have mobility issues or lower body injuries often find it difficult to use the bathroom and maintain personal hygiene independently, therefore aids such as commode accessories can make life easier for such individuals.
There is a wide range of toilet commode accessories and convenience products that you can buy online. There are certain things to consider when selecting your commode accessories, here are the most common types of commode aids you can find online at Seniority:
Portable commode seats are extremely lightweight and can be carried or moved around easily. A portable toilet seat is ideal for people who need extra assistance while using the commode because of a pre-existing medical condition, illness, injury or disability.
An elevated commode seat is meant to provide a comfortable seating experience to people who find it difficult to squat or get up from a regular toilet seat. Raised seats can make lowering and standing up simpler for such individuals.
The pressure that a regular commode puts on the legs, knees, colon, rectal organ and digestive system can be too much for the elderly. Cushioned toilet seats are typically made from soft foam material and can be placed on a commode. They are designed to deliver additional comfort and relief from pressure while using the toilet.
Commode seats are usually lightweight and adjustable in nature. They can easily fit on top of a regular toilet seat, typically by fastening a couple of clamps. In some cases, commode toilet seats also offer users the option to adjust the height according to their convenience.
Some toilet seats are equipped with handrails or bars on the sides in order to provide additional support and assistance to the user while lowering down to sit on the seat and then raising or getting up after using the toilet.
Toilet accessories or commode attachments are meant to be used by people who have mobility issues, injuries or other physical distress that makes it difficult for them to use a normal commode.
This modern toilet stool is designed to help users achieve a 35-degree angle while squatting, a position or posture that is considered ideal for using a western toilet. The product measures 44 x 28 x 20 cm and is made from high-quality plastic. Easy to install and extremely durable, this toilet stool enables a natural squat posture without putting any unnecessary pressure or strain on any body part. The product is designed to help you decrease pressure on the anal and rectal veins. Using this stool, you can prop your legs up and straighten the colon in order to relieve bowel problems and overcome digestive problems. The toilet squat tool also helps alleviate constipation, bloating, appendicitis, irritable bowel syndrome and haemorrhoids. The compact stool is very easy to clean and can be stowed away when not in use.
It is almost impossible for some patients who have undergone surgery, bedridden individuals or senior citizens to move around or use a regular toilet. For such people, this portable toilet is a handy product to have at home. It enables them to get up and sit down by themselves using their arm strength. With a load-bearing capacity of 120 kg, this portable commode is equipped with a water pray gun, vent plunger and a waste level indicator. Lightweight and compact, the orthopedic toilet can be easily carried around. Its water tank can hold up to 12 litres of water and the waste collection sump’s capacity is 20 litres.
Having a folding commode chair can make everyday usage of the toilet much easier and convenient for senior citizens and individuals with mobility issues. This commode chair from Vissco folds easily and features additional castors for better support. Its excellent and thoughtful design means that it is easy to use and carry around, too. The steel folding commode chair with castors comes with features like adjustable seat height and a removable pan. Its movable stand and washbowl make it a very convenient accessory to have at home.
Bathroom and toilet accessories like grab bars and safety rails are important and useful for providing assistance to the elderly, physically impaired individuals, accident victims and people with weak limbs or balancing and mobility issues. Pedder Johnson’s toilet safety rail, made from the highest quality of aluminium, provides ample support to such people, making it easy for them to use the toilet. This rail is very easy to install in a bathroom or toilet area and assists you while sitting down or setting up from the toilet. Extremely durable and easy to assemble and remove, the width of this flexible toilet safety bar can be adjusted according to your needs.
Looking for an elevated toilet seat? This Pedder Johnson offering is great for people who have problems bending their knees or people who find it difficult to squat naturally. The independent seat can be installed easily by placing it on your commode and fastening the clamps. The raised seat is made from plastic, thus making it extremely lightweight and portable. And while the weight is not much, the product’s ability to withstand pressure and weight is excellent. Gently contoured for comfort, the seat has large front and rear cut-outs to aid easy cleansing. It comes with two L-shaped brackets (with fluted knobs) and a front lip that enable quick and simple installation and removal. The product is a bestseller and has garnered fantastic reviews from the people who have bought and used it.
Our range of bathroom and toilet safety equipment and assistance devices for seniors and the disabled include folding commode chairs, assisted shower commode wheelchairs, folding commode bowls, commode raised toilet seat with clasps and more.
Shop from the wide range of toilet accessories for the elderly online at Seniority!
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