This product can cause burns. Check skin frequently during use. If you find irritation or a burn, remove product immediately.
55 OR Older:
Your risk of burning increases as you age. If you are 55 years of age or older, wear ThermaCare over a towel or cloth such as a washcloth, NOT directly against your skin and do not wear while sleeping.
Ask A Doctor Before Use:
If you have diabetes, poor circulation or heart disease, rheumatoid arthritis or are pregnant.
Each heat disc contains iron (~2 grams), which can be harmful if ingested. If ingested, rinse mouth with water and call a Poison Control Center immediately. If heat disc contents come in contact with your skin or eyes, rinse right away with water. Never heat product in a microwave or attempt to reheat, as wrap could catch fire. Keep out of reach of children and pets.
When Using This Product:
check skin frequently for signs of burns or blisters- if found, stop use if product feels too hot- stop use or wear over clothing. Do not place extra pressure or tight clothing over the product. Do not use for more than 12 hours in a 24-hour period.
Do Not Use:
With pain rubs, medicated lotions, creams or ointments. On unhealthy, damaged or broken skin. On areas of bruising or swelling that have occurred within 48 hours. On people unable to follow all use instructions. On areas of the body where you cant feel heat. With other forms of heat. On people unable to remove the product, including children, infants, and some elderly.
Stop Use and Ask A Doctor:
If you experience any discomfort, burning, swelling, rash or other changes in your skin that persist where the wrap is worn. If after 7 days your pain gets worse or remains unchanged, as this may be a sign of a more serious condition