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Precautions & Warnings

Precautions/Warnings

 

If you have any of the below conditions, you may not be appropriate candidate for the Fat Freezer procedure.

  • If you are pregnant
  • Known sensitivity to cold such as cold urticaria or Raynaud’s disease, pernio, or Chilblains.
  • Known sensitivity of allergy to isopropyl alcohol, propylene glycol, fructose and glycerin
  • Impaired peripheral circulation in the area to be treated
  • Nerve pain such as post-herpetic neuralgia or diabetic neuropathy
  • Impaired skin sensation
  • Open or infected wounds
  • Bleeding disorders or simultaneous use of blood thinners
  • Recent surgery or scar tissue in the area to be treated
  • Hernia in or adjacent to the treatment site
  • Skin conditions such as eczema, dermatitis, or rashes in the area to be treated
  • Active implanted device such as pacemaker or defibrillator
  • Chronic pain
  • Anxiety disorder
  • Heart Condition

*You should inform your physician of your entire medical history. You should not have the treatment if you are seeking treatment for obesity as the Fat Freezer is not a treatment a weight loss solution for obesity. You should not have treatment if you have one of the below conditions:

  • Cryoglobulinemia, a condition in which an abnormal level of cryoglobulins (proteins which thicken in cold temperatures) are present in the blood.
  • Paraoxysmal cold hemoglobinuria, a blood disorder in which a change from cold to warm temperatures leads to red blood cell death.
  • Cold agglutinin disease, an autoimmune disease in which exposure of blood to cold temperatures leads to red blood cell death.