|HOT AND COLD THERMO GEL|
Ficomed thermogel products, are treatment of minor injuries and pains without medicine.
Cold thermogel: is an effective product to treat bruises, sprains, strains, secondary burns, lumps, swellings, headaches, migraines, nosebleeds, insect bites and stings.
Hot thermogel: is an effective product to treat rheumatic diseases, arthritis, muscle spasms, menstrual pains and slow blood circulation.
|Cold Therapy: Allow a minimum of 30-60 minutes for the pack to be stored in the freezer before using. Never use a pack that has been chilled below -17C. Use a single piece of cloth to wrap around the pack, and test that the temperature isn’t too cold for the user. Do not leave the pack on the skin more than 30 minutes.
(The pack should not be permanently stored in the freezer)Heat Therapy: For use as a HOT pack: TO MICROWAVE: Place room temperature gel pack in microwave for 15-45 sec (Depends on the gel size) seconds. Remove pack from microwave with caution. Knead pack to distribute heat evenly. For additional heat, reheat pack in microwave for 10 seconds. Do not exceed 65 seconds total heating time. Place in sleeve or wrap with towel and apply to desired area for 30 minutes. Remove and leave area uncovered for 60 minutes. Microwave ovens vary in wattage output. Some may heat at a faster or slower rate.
Monitor heating: if the pack starts to expand, turn off the microwave and let
the pack cool. If the compress gets too hot, it could leak and/or burst.
Available in 3 different sizes: small – 13cm × 13cm, medium – 13cm x 26cm, large – 13cm x 35cm