AdvaCare is a CE, ISO and USFDA manufacturer of Tongue Depressors.
A tongue depressor is used to hold the tongue and enable a medical physician is able to examine the throat.
Tongue depressors are very thin long pieces that are meant for one-time use. The tongue depressor can be either sterile or non-sterile and has a smooth end. Their dimensions come in the sizes 150 x 18 x 2 mm or 140 x 16 x 1.6 mm. They are available for both children and adults.