Please note that due to the nature of this product, we are unable to accept returns.
The stainless steel in the probe’s metal plates contain some Nickel. This could cause a reaction if you have a Nickel allergy. Alternative gold probe specially made without Nickel is available to purchase from TensCare.
Caution should be used if you have a copper IUD. If discomfort occurs, discontinue treatment immediately and ask your healthcare professional for advice.
There is a small risk of stimulating the uterine wall if the IUD is not correctly positioned.
If you have a heart pacemaker or have a heart rhythm problem. TENS in the direct vicinity of a pacemaker may affect some models. If TENS is applied on the front of the neck this can affect your heart rate. Very strong TENS across the chest may cause an extra heartbeat.
If you have epilepsy TENS may affect seizure threshold.
During the first three months of pregnancy - It is not known whether TENS may affect foetal development.
On the abdomen in the later stages of pregnancy. Stop using immediately if you experience unexpected contractions.
When driving, operating machinery, or similar actions needing fine control loose pads, damaged leads, or sudden changes in contact may cause brief involuntary muscle movements.
To mask or relieve undiagnosed pain may delay diagnosis of progressive condition.