WHAT IS THIS PRODUCT?
The Reflux Wedge is used in a bed to keep the upper part of a person’s body raised at an angle that will help prevent stomach acid backing up into the esophagus and causing gastric reflux (GERD), more commonly known as ‘heartburn’.
- Keeps the body at an angle to help prevent reflux
- Firm foam with a soft, cooling Hygroflex top layer
- Washable, breathable, moisture-wicking cover material
- Two-piece design to minimize storage space and reduce freight cost
- Spare cover available, to use while the other cover is in the wash
- Optional Bag so the Wedge can be transported or stored
The ordering options in the drop-down menu are:
||Foam wedge with a washable, breathable, moisture-wicking cover.|
|Spare Cover||The same cover that comes supplied with the Reflux Wedge, so that you can have a spare to use while the other cover is being washed.|
|Thermoregulating (TR) Insert||This Insert goes under the Reflux Wedge cover. The TR material (Phase Change Material) helps keep cold people warmer, and hot people cooler.|
|Bag||Makes it easier to carry the Wedge when traveling. Over-sized to allow space for other accessories and pyjamas, etc.|
WHO IS THIS PRODUCT SUITABLE FOR?
Suitable for use by people who suffer from heartburn when lying down.
It may also be beneficial in treating Sleep Apnoea, congestion from colds and flu or other allergies, sinus infections, nasal drip, snoring, shoulder or neck pain, inflammation and swelling, pregnancy heartburn.
BRIEF INSTRUCTIONS FOR USE
Fit the Thermoregulating (TR) Insert (if applicable) and then the cover to the Reflux Wedge. Place the Reflux Wedge on top of the mattress, with a pillow at the highest point.
WHAT IS THIS PRODUCT MADE FROM?
ALTERNATIVE OR RELATED PRODUCTS
|Non-Slide Bed Pad||Designed to help prevent people from sliding down a Reflux Wedge.|
|Pillow – Adjustable Trisection||Designed to help people position themselves higher up on the Wedge.|