Safe: MEDIBEADS are non-toxic, latex-free and environmentally friendly. The time-released heat from MEDIBEADS delivers therapeutic levels of treatment for up to 30 minutes. For best results, treatment should not exceed 30 minutes in any two hour period.
Effective: Moist Heat Therapy is a proven pain reliever. It is used every day in hospitals, clinics and doctors' offices to relieve arthritis and joint pain, muscle strains and stiffness.
Clean: MEDIBEADS produces clean moist heat when microwaved. Through a patented process, they remain odor free and will not support mold, bacteria or fungal growth.
Convenient: MEDIBEADS provide moist heat after just a minute or two in your microwave. They are naturally hydrating and continuously replace moisture so there is never a need to add water.
Easy to Use: Just microwave and apply directly to the site of pain. Unique wrap designs are simple to use and allow treatment during normal activities or exercise.
Value: MEDIBEADS are reusable and hand washable. With normal care they will provide years of use.
To avoid possible injury, follow all directions carefully. Retain information for future reference. If you have circulatory problems or diabetes, consult your doctor before use. Use adult supervision for young children or elderly persons.
Place the MEDIBEADS product on a microwave-safe plate. The product should not be placed directly on the rotating tray or microwave shelf.
Do not heat with anything other than a microwave.
(NOTE: Heating times vary on Pad size, see heating instructions located in the packaging of your product for specific heating times.)
Microwave ovens vary. Begin by heating 1 MINUTE 30 SECONDS. Remove the product from the microwave and touch test. If additional heat is required, place the unit in the microwave for 15 SECONDS. Remove and touch test. This can be repeated as necessary to achieve the desired temperature.
DO NOT exceed 2 MINUTES 30 SECONDS in total.
If it is necessary to fold your MEDIBEADS product to fit in the microwave, fold it loosely. Halfway through the heating cycle, remove it and reverse the fold. Continue heating the remaining time.
If your Product is used for 3 or 4 times continuously, a decreased in moisture output may occur. Simply let the pad rest for 2 to 3 hours and it will be ready to use again.
To reheat a recently used MEDIBEADS product, reduce the heating time by half. Remove from the microwave and touch test. If additional heat is required, microwave for 15 SECONDS. Remove, test and repeat the 15 SECOND cycle until the desired heat is achieved.
Store in the freezer for approximately 2 hours.
Wash your MEDIBEADS product if it is exposed to creams, oils, grease or food. Wait at least 2 hours after use to wash. Hand wash or surface clean with mild soap and COLD water. Allow to dry for 24 hours before reuse.
DO NOT USE WARM OR HOT WATER. DO NOT MACHINE WASH.
This product is warranted against defects in materials and workmanship for 2 (Two) Years from the date of purchase. This warranty does not apply to items subject to misuse or accidental damage.