PediFix Achilles Heel Protection Sleeve comforts, cushions and protects the achilles from pressure and friction. For achilles tendonitis, bursitis, heel prominences, haglund deformity, pump bumps and any tenderness or redness at the back of the heel. Also moisturizes dry skin, as proprietary Visco Gel releases mineral oil and Vitmain E. Gentle compression of sleeve speeds healing. Slim design fits most footwear.
Directions: Wash and dry foot. Slip sleeve on so that gel pad is placed where needed. Remove for at least 3 to 4 hours a day to allow skin to breathe.
Care: Hand wash in warm, soapy water. Rinse thoroughly. Press flat in towel to remove excess moisture. Air dry completely before reuse. Sprinkle with talcum powder if gel becomes tacky.
Warning: If you have diabetes or poor circulation, consult your physician before use. If numbness, discoloration, irritation or additional pain occurs, discontinue use immediately. Do not use over broken or inflamed skin. If symptoms persist, visit a foot specialist.