How long does the treatment cycle last for?
The treatment lasts for 25 minutes. The Electroflex Circulation Maxx has an LED countdown timer on the display so you can see at a glance how much time has elapsed and how much time of the treatment remains.
What does the treatment feel like?
You will feel a tingling sensation in your toes and feet. This will possibly extend up into the lower leg depending on the intensity you have set on the control panel. The feeling is incredibly relaxing.
How often should you have a treatment?
Ideally you should have three or four treatments per week.
How many different settings are there on the control panel?
There are 10 different treatment variations, each one offering a slightly different treatment pattern and intensity levels ranging from 0 to 40. Once you have selected your treatment programme, the intensity level can be set at a comfortable level for each foot.
Is the Electroflex mains operated?
Yes, it comes complete with a DC power supply. However, it can also be operated with three C cell batteries, there is a battery compartment on the underside of the unit.
Can anyone use the Electroflex?
The usual contra-indications of TENS machines apply. Please DO NOT USE:
If you have a pacemaker fitted or a cardiac condition - After recent surgical procedures - If you suffer with extreme varicose veins - If you suffer with epilepsy - If you have sensory nerve damage - Whilst pregnant or immediately after child birth