BioWaveGO User’s Manual
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Most patients should start to feel a reduction of pain during and immediately after their
It is recommended that treatments are performed not longer than 24 hours apart,
Treatment with BioWaveGO
can be combined with heat, cold and compression
therapies as well as with treatment via conventional medicine.
3.3 Warnings
BioWave Pain Relief Pads must never touch each other during a treatment. Pain
Relief Pads that touch each other during an active treatment will cause a burn. One
inch is the minimum spacing between Pain Relief Pads on the back. Half of one inch is
the minimum spacing between Pain Relief Pads on joints or extremities.
DO NOT plug into an AC outlet during use. The stimulator is battery operated and
will not operate while the AC charger is plugged in.
DO NOT use around water. Contact with water could cause electric shock, which can
result in serious injury to the patient.
The safety of the BioWaveGO
stimulator for use during pregnancy or labor, for use
in the vicinity of cancerous legions and for use in patients with epilepsy or seizures
has not been established.
The stimulator provides a symptomatic treatment and as such suppresses the
sensation of pain which would otherwise serve as a protective mechanism.
The long-term effects of chronic electrical stimulation are unknown.
Stimulation should not be applied over the front or side of the neck. Severe spasm
of the laryngeal and pharyngeal muscles may occur and the contractions may be