As recommended by the Oesophageal Patients Association (OPA).
Heartburn, Acid Reflux, GERD, GORD, Laryngopharyngeal Reflux (LPR) and similar medical conditions all result from acid seeping upwards during sleep when laying flat. When sleeping slightly tilted gravity helps stop this occurrence and reduces associated discomfort and sleep disruption.
The Adult Bed Wedge can be used in many ways.
Place it under your pillow to sleep in a raised comfortable position, ideal for sufferers of hiatus hernia, rhinitis, glaucoma, vertigo and respiratory problems. The Putnams bed wedge helps keep you upright and comfortable at the same time.
Use as a back support in bed.
Place the Bed wedge at the bottom of the bed to raise and support your legs. This provides relief from varicose veins, swollen ankles, phlebitis and oedema.
''Weight loss and head of bed elevation are effective lifestyle interventions for GERD'' - Kaltenbach et al. 2006
The bed wedge recieved high demand within the acid reflux (GERD / GORD) Oesophagitis (hiatal hernia), Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease & heart burn community with many reviews supporting the benefit of this product.
The Putnams bed wedge helps keep you upright and comfortable at the same time.
Ideal for post surgery, including;
Post hip replacement
Post spinal surgery
Post open-heart surgery
As well as being great for mobility, sitting up in bed and chest pain.
The extra 1'' of memory foam creates an added layer of soft comfort and support. The memory foam molds to your body's contours, reducing pressure and increasing comfort.
Includes white zipped removable washable Poly-cotton cover.
24'' Width : L76CM X 61.5CM X D15CM (30'' X 24'' X 6'')
36'' Width : L76CM X W91.5CM X D15CM (30'' X 36'' X 6'')