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How long should you leave a tens unit on for low back pain and hip pain?

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Dr. Mehul Desai
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In brief: Hour

In general the manufacturers recommend an hour or less at a time.
Most likely there is no danger with longer but i would follow those recommendations.

In brief: Hour

In general the manufacturers recommend an hour or less at a time.
Most likely there is no danger with longer but i would follow those recommendations.
Dr. Mehul Desai
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