Medi-Pak Cold/Hot Pak has the benefits of both a hot pack and cold pack; it is reusable, making it an essential for all first-aid kits! Medi-Pak works by contracting blood vessels reducing internal bleeding. This reduces swelling, while numbing pain and easing discomfort.
The benefits of this cold/hot pack are:
Cold pack for the relief of headaches, migraines, burns, scalds, toothache, insect bites, R.S.I. pain, muscle aches and sprains, tennis elbow, nose bleeds, prickly heat and most sporting injuries.
Hot pack for the relief of backache, tense muscles and arthritic conditions and period pain.
How To Use
Cold Therapy: Store Medi-Pak in the freezer. Insert into cover. Place on the affected area.
Heat Therapy: Place Medi-Pak flat on the turntable only in the microwave, set power on the lowest setting. Heat for 2 minutes or place Medi-Pak in a suitable vessel and pour boiling hot water on the pak and rest in hot water for 3 – 5 minutes to reach the required temperature.
(Do not heat in the microwave for more than 3 minutes at one time). Excessive heating may cause it to rupture or leak. Discard if punctured. Persons with circulatory problems should not use cold compression except as directed by a doctor. Prior to application read complete instructions appearing on pack.