As the medication is delivered, the pump ball will gradually become smaller. Because the pump delivers the medication very slowly, it’s not uncommon for it to take up to 24 hours before you’ll notice a change in the size and look of the pump.
While using the ON-Q* pump, if any of the following symptoms present themselves, immediately close the clamp on the pump tubing and call your doctor or 911 in case of an emergency.
There are inherent risks in all medical devices, please refer to the product labeling for Indications, Cautions, Warnings and Contraindications. For example, failure to follow the product labeling regarding filling, flow rate selection and placement of the pump and/or catheter could directly impact patient safety. Physician is responsible for prescribing and administering medications per instructions provided by the drug manufacturer. Refer to www.avanospainmanagement.com for product safety Technical Bulletins. For specific questions regarding the pump or medication prescribed to you, please contact your physician.