Contraindications of iontophoresis treatment

DO NOT use this device if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Cardiac pacemake
  • ICD (implantable cardioverter defibrillator)
  • Suspected or diagnosed heart problems (e.g. cardiac arrhythmia)
  • Seizure disorders (epilepsy)
  • Pregnant or suspected pregnancy
  • Metal-containing intrauterine device (IUD)
  • Metallic implants
  • Large skin lesions and lesions that cannot be covered with petroleum jelly
  • Numbness in the treated areas
  • Infections or irritated skin
  • Impaired sensation in hands, underarms or feet (e.g. polyneuropathy)
  • Malignant disorders in the area of application
  • Severe vascular disorders (e.g. local inflammation or thrombosis)

NOTE: If in doubt, please contact your health professional.

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