Omron electroTHERAPY Pain Relief (PM3030) is a simple, drug-free solution for relief of achy, stiff or sore muscle and joint pain. Available without a prescription, this easy-to-use TENS unit can help manage your pain in as little as 15 minutes. electroTHERAPY Pain Relief delivers gentle, massage-like pulses that provide pain relief on the spot.
It is one solution for multiple body pains. Omron electroTHERAPY is best used as soon as pain begins to help prevent the pain from becoming worse, or even chronic.
What's in the box
- TENS Technology: Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) technology has been used by medical professionals such as physical therapists and chiropractors for more than 30 years
- Relieves Multiple Body Pains: Temporarily reduces pain in the lower back, arms, shoulders, legs, thighs, hips, feet, knees, elbows and ankles
- Personalized Therapy: 3 pre-set programs (arm, lower back, leg/foot), each with 5 intensity levels
- Safe & Effective: FDA cleared and prescription free for home use
- Portable: Comfortably fits in your hand or pocket and can be used discretely anywhere
- Long Life Pads: Includes comfortable, self-adhesive pads that are reusable up to 150 times with plastic holder for storage
- Product Includes: Omron electroTHERAPY unit, electrode cords, 2 Long Life pads, pad holder, 2 AAA batteries, instruction manual, quick start/pad placement guide
- Omron electroTHERAPY unit
- Electrode cords
- Two pads
- Pad holder
- Two AAA batteries
- Instruction Manual
- Quick Start Guide and Pad Placement Guide.
Questions and Answers about the product
What is Electrotherapy or Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)?
Electrotherapy, also known as TENS, is a drug-free, non-invasive therapy designed to reduce and relieve numbness in the arms, legs adn foot by applying electrical nerve stimulation to the surface of the skin near the site of the pain. Under your personalized control, this portable TENS unit delivers gentle massage-like pulses, providing pain relief on the spot. Available without a prescription, Omron electroTHERAPY may help relieve pain after one 15-minute session.
How does Electrotherapy or TENS work?)?
Scientific theory suggests TENS can work in several ways, including - the pulses can block the pain message from reaching the brain, the stimulation triggers the body to produce more endorphins (a natural pain killer) or the therapy improves blood circulation.
What type of pain is Electrotherapy or TENS best for?)?
This therapy works best on acute pain versus chronic pain, which is more serious.
Can Electrotherapy or TENS cure my pain?
No, this type of therapy does not cure the underlying cause of your pain. It can provide temporary relief or reduction of pain.
Is Electrotherapy or TENS safe?)?
Yes, TENS has been prescribed and used for more than 30 years by medical professionals such as physicians, physical therapists and chiropractors as an effective pain relief solution. Omron electroTHERAPY for Pain Relief is FDA cleared.
Who can use Electrotherapy or TENS?)?
Any adult who suffers from muscle or joint pain can use this therapy. However, it should NOT be used by children, pregnant women or anyone who has an implanted metallic or electronic device. Ask your physician if you have any questions related to your health.
Does insurance cover the cost of a TENS device?)?
Consult your physician and/or insurance company to determine if a TENS device would be covered for your specific pain management needs.
When should I use my Omron electroTHERAPY unit?)?
Use the unit as soon as your pain begins. If you get to your pain early, it may prevent the pain from becoming worse. The earlier you get your pain under control, the better chance you have to keep up with your daily activities.
How often can I use my Omron electroTHERAPY unit?)?
You can begin with one 15-minute therapy session with a maximum use of up to 3 times per day. During each therapy, rate your pain before and after the session, 1 (low) to 10 (high) in order to gauge the true reduction of pain.
Where can I use my Omron electroTHERAPY unit?)?
You can use Omron electroTHERAPY for Pain Relief on multiple body parts, including: lower back, sciatic, deltoid, upper arm, elbow, hip & thigh, knee, calf, ankle and foot.
What does the blinking light on my unit mean?)?
The blinking light indicates the level of the program you have selected. The number of blinks corresponds to the intensity level selected from 1 (weak) to 5 (strong). For example, 2 blinks means you are at level 2.
I'm taking other medications; can I still use Omron electroTHERAPY for Pain Relief?)?
Yes, it is a 100 percent drug-free solution and can be used safely in addition to other pain management remedies. Always ask your physician if you have any questions about your health.
How long do the pads last?)?
The Long Life Pads are good for up 150 uses or 5 months based on daily usage. Caring for your pads is easy; simply clean the pads as recommended. When replacing your pads, remove the protective film from the pads and place on the holder provided when you purchased your pain relief unit.
How do I clean my Omron electroTHERAPY Long Life Pads?)?
First, turn the power off and disconnect the pads from the electrode cord. Then simply wash the pads softly with your fingertips under slow running cold water for several seconds. Let the pads completely air dry before reconnecting to your unit. Do not wipe pads with any towels or cloth. we recommend cleaning your pads after 15 uses.
How should I store my unit?)?
The electrode cords should remain attached to the Long Life Pads. The electrode cords can be wrapped around the included pad holder. Store all components in a dry, cool location.