The Pharmacare Reusable Hot-Cold Pack is a versatile, non-toxic pack that is ideal for applying cold therapy or heat therapy and is recommended for the treatment of minor scrapes and bruises, muscle aches and sprains, headaches, toothaches, minor burns and insect bites.
The pack remains flexible to conform to your body during use, and the economical, reusable pack provides long lasting heat or cold.
The soft gel inside the pack refrigerates for cold therapy, and microwaves or boils for heat therapy.
There is no need to purchase a separate ice pack and heat pack when treating pain, sore muscles, and inflammation, as the Pharmacare Reusable Hot-Cold Pack does it all.
The pack can be used for any part of the body, and provides the user with maximal comfort and mobility.
How To Use:
For use as a Cold Compress:
Store the pack in the freezer for a minimum of 1 hour before use
Wrap or compress with a cloth or a towel before application to bare skin
Apply to the injured area
It is recommended that you put the cold pack on for 15 minutes, then leave the cold pack off for 15 minutes
If the hot or cold therapy becomes uncomfortable, remove the compress for few moments, then re-apply
For use as a Hot Compress:
Place the compress in the microwave and set the power to medium level
Microwave in 700 – 800 wattage
Heat up for no more than 20 seconds
If microwaving in a lower wattage, heat up for no more than 25 seconds
To reach a desired higher temperature, heat the compress under low level settings additionally at 5 second intervals
Turn off immediately if the compress begins to swell
To heat without a microwave, place the compress in a basin, pour boiling water over it, keep the compress in the water for 2 minutes or more to have it heated sufficiently, then use a tongs to remove it from the basin
Orders received on Weekdays up to 2pm will usually be processed and dispatched on the same working day. Orders received after 2pm on weekdays will usually be processed and dispatched on the next working day. Orders received after 2pm Friday up to midnight Saturday will usually be dispatched by us, and sorted by An Post on Sunday, for Monday delivery. We deliver from Monday - Saturday (excluding Bank Holidays. Saturday deliveries are only to major towns and cities).