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13cm x 30cm Hot and Cold Pack (400g)
Physiopack is a reusable gel pack to provide either hot or cold therapy.
Cold: It’s ideal for the treatment of muscular, tendon and ligament injuries, reduction of oedema and muscular stiffness.
Hot: Physiopack increases blood flow, elasticity and plasticity of collagen fibres – reducing pain. The gel pack can be heated either in hot water or in the microwave and cooled in a freezer.
Can be used for:
- Treatment and rehabilitation of muscular, tendon or ligament injuries
- Acute and sub-acute injuries, where swelling is present (use cold to create vasoconstriction)
- Chronic conditions such as muscle hypertonicity or rheumatoid arthritis (treat with heat)
Product features and benefits
- Can be used hot or cold
- Can be stored in the freezer
To use hot either heat in hot water for 7 minutes or in the microwave for approximately 1-2 minutes depending on power. To use cold put in freezer for at least 2 hours.When using the pack it is important to place a towel between the skin and the pack.
A cotton towel must be placed between the patient’s skin and a hot or cold Physiopack® to avoid skin irritation. Care should be taken not to overheat in the microwave. Do not heat the product over 100ºC.