Tongue Depressors (box of 100 pieces)
Tongue Depressors (4 pieces)
Tongue Depressors (box of 100 pieces)
Tongue Depressors (4 pieces)
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Tongue Depressors

AccuQuik™ Diagnostic Detection
A Tongue Depressor is a flat stick used for increasing visibility and access during a physical or oral examination. AdvaCare Pharma manufactures tongue depressors at its globally distributed facilities, which hold ISO and CE accreditations.


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What are Tongue Depressors?

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A Tongue Depressor is a tool used for physical examinations or oral examinations. It is a flat stick, which is used to hold down the tongue. This can provide better visibility and access to the mouth and throat area. Tongue depressors are used in many fields, including medical, dental, and veterinary practices.

A tongue depressor is sometimes referred to as a tongue blade. This tool can be made of wood or plastic and is available packaged sterile or non-sterile. They are available in both adult and pediatric sizes.

AdvaCare Pharma manufactures Tongue Depressors in ISO and CE-certified facilities located in India, China, and the USA. Every production factory undergoes routine inspections to ensure strict compliance with healthcare standards and the highest levels of quality and safety.

Product Specifications


Wooden tongue depressor is an industry-standard instrument with a smooth and splinter-free finish, ensuring patient comfort and safety during examinations.

The wooden material has no taste or odor, making it suitable for oral examinations without any interference. Additionally, the tongue depressor maintains a high tensile strength, allowing for flexibility and ease of use.

Plastic tongue depressor is a convenient and hygienic tool that has been designed to be odor and taste-free.

The plastic depressor maintains a high tensile strength, which allows for effective tongue control during examinations. Plastic depressors are more flexible than wooden depressors, and the flexibility makes it easier to maneuver in the patient's mouth, providing healthcare professionals with better control and precision.

Why are we a trusted Tongue Depressors manufacturer?

AdvaCare Pharma is a reputable and leading manufacturer of Tongue Depressors. Our company offers an extensive range of over 4,000 globally recognized pharmaceuticals, medical devices, supplements, and veterinary products. To ensure the quality of the AccuQuik™ diagnostic detection devices, we adhere to stringent CE and ISO regulations at our production facilities.

AdvaCare Pharma's approach to supply chain management is systematic and data-driven. This helps optimize our resources, which delivers greater value to our clients and end-users. Our well-established worldwide partners include hospitals, pharmacies, distributors, NGOs, and government institutions.


What are Tongue Depressors used for?

They're typically used for examining the oral cavity and throat during examinations and oral health assessments.

How are Tongue Depressors used?

The flat end of the depressor is gently placed on the patient's tongue. The healthcare professional can then holds it in place while gently pressing down to keep the tongue still. It is important to ensure proper positioning to avoid discomfort or injury to the patient.

How should Tongue Depressors be properly disposed of?

Tongue depressors are typically considered single-use and should be placed in designated medical waste containers after use.

Are there any specific storage requirements for Tongue Depressors?

It's recommended to store tongue depressors in a dry place out of excessive heat and moisture. They should be kept in their original packaging or in a suitable container to prevent contamination.


Should a wooden or plastic Tongue Depressor be used?

The choice between wooden and plastic depressors may depend on personal preference, specific healthcare protocols, or the requirements of the examination or procedure being conducted. Wooden depressors are typically more cost-effective and sometimes preferred for their natural and non-reactive properties. Plastic depressors are non-absorbent, which can be beneficial in certain applications. They are also smooth and can be more comfortable for patients, particularly when used for longer periods.

Can Tongue Depressors be used for children and adults?

For children, the smaller-sized pediatric-sized (140x16x1.6mm) tongue depressor may be more suitable in order to ensure a comfortable and effective examination.

*Regulatory compliance may vary according to production standard, import requirements and/or manufacturing origin.

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