Please do not use if you have an electronic implant or suffer from heart problems.
Do not use this device if you are pregnant.
Do not use if you suffer from cancer, epilepsy or are under medical supervision for cognitive dysfunction.
Do not use when the controller is in close proximity (e.g. 1m) to shortwave or microwave therapy equipment.
Do not use if you are connected to high-frequency surgical equipment.
Do not wear the device over areas where drugs or medicines are being administered by injection (short term or long term), e.g. hormone treatment.
Please wait before using your Slendertone product until:
At least six weeks after the birth of your baby (you must consult your doctor first)
At least three months after having a Caesarean (you must consult your doctor first)
One month after an IUD contraceptive device (e.g. coil) has been fitted.
The heavy days of your period have finished.
Consult your doctor before using your Slendertone product if you have a bad back, serious illness or injury, have recently had an operation, you want to use it on a young child, you take medicine for diabetes or you suffer from muscle or joint problems.
Always remember to:
Place the gel pads and belt ONLY on the abdomen as indicated in this manual.
Never place the gel pads on the front or sides of the neck across or through the heart, in the genital region or on the head.
Avoid any recent scars, broken or inflamed skin, areas of infection or susceptibility to acne, thrombosis or other vascular problems (e.g. varicose veins) or any parts of the body where feeling is limited.
Avoid areas of injury or restricted movement (e.g. fractures or sprains)
Avoid placing the gel pads directly over metal implants.
Do not switch the controller on until it has been correctly inserted into the holster on the belt.