What is the x-Bag?
The Ostaway x-Bag is an easy to use Ostomy Device Disposal Bag which
is designed to meet all of your disposal needs. The x-Bag is leak proof,
odor reducing, and 100% content concealing. If you have a colostomy
or ileostomy, you'll find the x-Bag to be one of the most valuable items
you'll ever use. Get
the x-Bag today and you'll soon be performing your very own disappearing
Who needs the x-Bag?
If you have the need to dispose of an ostomy device, you need the x-Bag.
If you have concerns about leaking, odor, or anyone seeing the contents
of your disposal, you need the x-Bag. If you simply want the easiest
to use, most reliable, and best designed Ostomy Disposal Bag around,
you need the x-Bag. Experience
the power of the x-Bag for yourself by getting yours today.
How do I use the
The x-Bag ez-zip design makes disposal fast and easy. Simply put your
contents in, close the seal with one sweeping hand movement, and put
it in the trash. Order
your x-Bag now, so that the next time you need to dispose of your
ostomy device, the x-Bag will be there for you.
Can't I use a baby
diaper disposal bag?
Up until now, the baby disposal bag has been one of the few choices
available to ostomates for disposal. The drawbacks have been the thin
see through plastic, the noise made when handling these bags, and the
lack of any sealing device to prevent leakage. Now there's a better
choice. ...The x-Bag. The x-Bag was designed specifically to handle
ostomy disposal. With the x-Bag, you'll get complete invisibility of
content, whisper-quiet plastic, and an easy to use ez-zip seal. Isn't
it time you stop playing around with baby bags and upgrade
to the x-Bag?
Don't I want
a scented disposal bag?
No. We've heard reports of allergic reactions to these bags, specifically
the baby disposal bags with a scent emulating baby powder. If you have
chemical sensitivities, or are concerned about inhaling the fumes being
released by these bags, you should avoid them. We've designed the x-Bag
without any chemical aroma additives or annoying scents. It's just one
more reason to act now, and say
YES to the x-Bag.
x-Bag compatible with my ostomy device?
Yes. The x-Bag Disposal Bag is compatible with all major brands of of
one and two piece ostomy devices including Convatec, Coloplast, Cymed,
and Hollister. Why not grab
a handful for yourself.
the x-Bag work for my colostomy/ileostomy?
Yes. The x-Bag works to contain the higher odor output of colostomies
and at the same time contain the higher liquid output of ileostomies.
Discover for yourself
why the x-Bag is simply the smart, sensible choice for all your ostomy
Can I try a free sample
of the x-Bag before I buy the product?
Yes. If you're in the United States, you can request a free sample pack,
which includes 4 disposal bags, from our Ostomy
Supplies Sample Request page. You should receive your sample pack
within 7 business days.
can I find more information on ostomy devices and support organizations?
Here are some links that may be of interest:
Associations of America, Inc. (UOAA)
Wound Ostomy &
Continence Nurses Society (WOCN)
Express Medical Supply, Inc.
The Parthenon Co., Inc.
Nightingale Medical Supplies Ltd.
I buy the x-Bag from my medical supply distributor?
The Ostaway x-Bag is available on our Ostomy
Supplies & Products page and also from the following distributors:
Express Medical Supply, Inc. (1-800-633-2139)
The Parthenon Co., Inc. (1-800-453-8898)
Medical Supplies Ltd. (1-877-377-8845)
my insurance/medicare pay for the x-Bag?
Unlike ostomy appliances, which are classified as "durable medical
devices", ostomy disposal bags are generally not covered. Please
check with your insurance company to see whether your plan will reimburse
your web site ordering secure?
Yes, when checking out, all of your payment and shipping information
is encrypted to us using the the strongest 128 bit Secure Socket Layer
(SSL) protocol. You can verify this by looking for the lock in the lower
right of your browser window on the order page.
I order by phone?
Ordering from this secure web site is your fastest and most convenient
option, but if you'd like to order
by telephone, we'll be happy to take your order Monday through Friday
between the hours of 9am-5pm eastern.
payment methods do you accept?
The methods of payment we currently accept Visa, MasterCard, American
Express , Discover and PaypPal.
I place an order from outside the U.S.?
As of October 1st, 2004, we are accepting orders from Canada. Other
countries may be added in the future, so please check back.
Do you have any sort of guarantee?
Yes. We guarantee that the x-Bag will meet all of your Ostomy Disposal
needs or your money back. We have total confidence that the x-Bag will
be the easiest to use, most leak proof, odor reducing, and content concealing
disposal bag you've ever used. We'll happily refund your full purchase
price, less shipping and handling if don't find yourself in total agreement.
How is the product shipped?
You will receive your order by United States Postal Service (USPS) Priority
Mail which delivers within 2 to 3 days within the U.S.. Canadian orders
are shipped by UPS and take about four to six days for delivery.
How much is shipping?
Shipping and Handling is billed at a flat rate of $6.75 to anywhere
in the U.S.. Whether you order 50, 100, or 1000 x-Bags, your total shipping
is only $6.75. (***Note - Shipping for one 'Pack Of 50' within the U.S.
is currently reduced to $5.75.) For Canadian orders, the flat rate shipping
is $19.95(USD). (USPS has raised their Canada shipping rates 54% for
Will I get a tracking number?
Customers within the United States will get a “USPS Delivery Confirmation
Number” emailed to them as soon as their package has shipped.
USPS does not track packages en route but does confirm that the article
was shipped, and that the article was delivered with the date and time
U.S. customers may track their package with USPS at: http://www.usps.com/shipping/trackandconfirm.htm
Canadian customers can track their package with UPS at: