Plenty of people have used TENS devices in the past to treat pain. Just like anything else, these devices are getting smarter all the time. Here are 7 app controlled TENS devices for athletes or anyone dealing with pain:
iTENS: an app controlled TENS pain relief device that works with iOS/Android devices. It sends electrical signals through the skin to intercept pain signals from reaching the brain. It comes with electrode pads to treat your back pain.
Compex: a wireless electric muscle stimulator with TENS that helps you recover faster. It connects for your smartphone and has 6 programs for you to choose from.
PowerDot 2.0: an app controlled electrical muscle stimulator that helps you recover faster. It has 10 preset programs, including TENS programs for pain relief. They can help you avoid fatigue, increase muscle strength & blood circulation, and warm up your muscles to prevent injury.
Dr. Music 3s: a wireless TENS unit with an app that helps you treat muscle pain anywhere. You can sync it to your music to have some fun during each session. 35 intensity levels are available for you to choose from.
Omron Avail: a wireless pain relief device with 5 pain modes, 5 massage modes, and 20 intensity levels. It connects to your phone via Bluetooth. Useful for dealing with arthritis, muscle stiffness & soreness, and muscle spasms.
TimTam: an app enabled TENS device with iOS/Android supports. It can be used on 16 areas on your body and has 10 intensity levels. The app has a timer to turn off the device after your session is complete.
iSoothe: another app controlled electrotherapy pain relief device with 5 TENS, 2 EMS, and 2 massage programs. iSoothe has a rechargeable battery and hypoallergenic reusable electrodes.
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