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Last updated: 09 August 2019

We lab test and review the latest continence products to help you find the best pads or underwear for you. Our buying guide will help you decide which type of product you need to help manage incontinence, and how we test explains our testing rigour. For more tips, check out our article on living with incontinence.

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We test disposable pads and underwear from a variety of manufacturers. 

Our expert testers give every continence product a thorough workout to help find the models that are:

  • best at absorption
  • the least likely to wet you after being used
  • the thinnest and most discreet

Our interactive comparison tool helps you find out which brands are the cheapest and which have free sample options. Our Recommended list will help you see quickly which models come out on top.

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List of brands we tested in this review.

    Price

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    Price paid for the pack size we tested.

    enter value/s in increments of 1 between 3.25 and 34.99

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    Type

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    There are three types of incontinence products, either pads or underwear. Then there are what manufacturers call them to differentiate themselves in the market. We've selected names based on actual sizing.

      Gender

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      Some define the gender they are recommended for – this seems to be marketing in many cases apart from the pouch characteristic which has a design to accommodate the male appendage.

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        • Overall score
        • Absorbency score
        • Rewet score
        • Discrete score
        • Price / product
        • Individual weight (g)
        • Stretched dimensions (H x W x D, cm)
        • Free sample
        • Comments
        • Brand
        • Availability
        • Model
        • Type
        • Manufacturer description
        • Pack size
        • Absorbency level claim
        • Other absorbency claims
        • Price
        • Wording
        • Packet weight (g)
        • Largest pack size available
        • Dimensions (H x W x D, mm)
        • Weight restrictions (kg)
        • Measurement restrictions (cm)
        • Size phrase
        • Sizes available
        • Adhesive
        • Elasticated
        • Individually wrapped
        • Gender
        • Wetness indicator
        • Claim - latex free
        • Claim - dermatologically tested
        • Claims - odour control
        • Claims - biodegradable
        • PEFC, FSC or Sustainable Forest Initiative Certified
        • Warning to not flush
        • Origin
        • Contact

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