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The Flexistim IF, Interferential therapy unit, offers drug free pain relief and can be used to treat a variety of conditions such as (but not limited to)

  • Arthritis
  • Joint pain
  • Sciatica
  • Spondylitis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Muscle strains
  • General injuries

Electrical impulses sent through self-adhesive electrode pads, are placed on skin around area of pain. Impulses use Interferential therapy to provide relief from aches, and strains.

By delivering deep continuous stimulations into tissue, the IFT (Interferential Therapy) provides relief for deep seated pain, reduces swelling and inflammation (which often is the source of the pain.)

Key features of the Flexistim IF include:

  • 6 Programs
    • 3 pre-set programs
    • 3 user defined programs enabling you to save your favourite settings.
    • Flexistim IF automatically starts using the Programme last used
    • The Unit also has a Usage Timer to record total quantity and time of usage
  • 60m A Peak to Peak pure sinusoidal carrier wave
    • With constant energy (modified constant current) control which also has a 40mA safety override for home use.
  • Portable and lightweight
    • For your own comfort and mobility, it comes with a clip to enable you to clip the unit to your belt or wherever is the most comfortable for you
  • Clear, backlit LCD screen
    • For ease of use.
  • Removable, rechargeable Li-ion battery
    • For use on-the-go with external mains adaptor for should extended use be required.
  • Automatic Keypad lock
    • The keypad locks automatically if the unit remains unused for 30 seconds, this will prevent any accidental changes to the settings
  • Leads Fault Detector
    • Both TENS and EMS mode will adjust the level of intensity to zero in the event of detecting an open circuit.
  • Charging adaptor with
    • Switching between both UK and EU connections.

CAUTIONS & WARNINGS
Before you decide to purchase the Perfect Tens, PLEASE do CONSULT YOUR MEDICAL PRACTITIONER.

Do Not Flexistim IF:

  • On broken skin
    • The pads could encourage infection.
  • On skin which does not have normal sensation
    • If the skin is numb, too great a strength may be used, which could result in skin inflammation.
  • On the front of the neck
    • The airway could close resulting breathing problems.
    • May cause a vasovagal response (sudden drop in blood pressure)
  • Over the eyes
    • Eyesight could be affected or bring about headaches.
  • Across the front of the head
    • Effect on stroke or epileptic patients or people who have had seizures is not yet known
    • May affect sense of balance.
  • The effects of stimulation of the brain are unknown.
  • Near malignant tumours
    • In vitro experiments have shown that electricity can promote cell growth.

Do Not Use Flexistim IF:

  • Should you have a pacemaker or heart rhythm problems.
  • A Flexistim IF used in the direct vicinity of a pacemaker may affect settings on some pacemaker models.
  • Applying the Flexistim IF unit on the front of your neck can affect your heart rate.
  • An extra heartbeat may be caused if the Flexistim IF unit is used on a strong setting across the chest.
  • If you have Epilepsy
  • Seizure threshold may be affected if you have epilepsy.
  • During Gestation (Pregnancy)
  • First trimester of gestation (Pregnancy)
    There are no test results to indicate what the effect would be on a foetus
  • Second and Third trimesters of gestation (Pregnancy)
    Immediately cease use if unexpected contractions occur.
  • Driving, operating machinery, or similar actions needing fine control
  • Damaged or loose leads and pads, as well as improper contact with the skin (Caused by movement of the body) may result in brief involuntary muscle movements (Contraction of muscle)
  • Undiagnosed pain
  • Should you be experiencing pain of an unknown cause, use of the Flexistim IF may delay diagnosis of a serious or progressive condition.

Caution:

  • Flexistim IF used simultaneously with monitoring equipment connected to the body with body worn electrode pads.
  • May result in interference with signals being monitored.
  • Use of the Flexistim IF unit near strong electromagnetic fields is not advised. (E.g. electro surgery / microwave cookers / mobile phones).
  • Doing so could result in the unit malfunctioning.
  • Should the unit appear to be operating incorrectly, move away from the source of the electromagnetic field
  • Use with caution after recent surgical procedures.
  • Stimulation may interfere with the healing process.

Do Not place Flexistim IF:

  • On broken skin
    • The pads could encourage infection.
  • On skin which does not have normal sensation
    • If the skin is numb, too great a strength may be used, which could result in skin inflammation.
  • On the front of the neck
    • The airway could close resulting breathing problems.
    • May cause a vasovagal response (sudden drop in blood pressure)
  • Over the eyes
    • Eyesight could be affected or bring about headaches.
  • Across the front of the head
    • Effect on stroke or epileptic patients or people who have had seizures is not yet known
    • May affect sense of balance.
  • The effects of stimulation of the brain are unknown.
  • Near malignant tumours
  • In vitro experiments have shown that electricity can promote cell growth.

Do Not:

  • Ignore allergic reactions to electrode pads
  • If a skin irritation develops refrain from using TENS
  • We have alternative pads available for sensitive skin
  • Pads supplied have no measurable latex content.

 

You will void your guarantee / warranty if:

  • You Immerse your Flexistim IF unit in water
  • If you place the unit close to excessive heat (which may cause the unit to malfunction)
  • You attempt to open up the Flexistim IF
  • Old, new or different types of batteries are mixed.
  • You do not use leads, electrodes, and accessories as recommended by the manufacturer.

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