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I have a 2 lead pacemaker fitted to treat arythmea (Altrua*****. My my circulation in especially my right leg is not good and I get quite a swollen ankle at the end of the day. Also both legs from my thighs down get very achy. Internet reports of use of electrical foot plate that is supposed to boost circulation in the lower legs indicate positive results.
But info says do not use with a pacemaker. Is this normal hyper-caution or is there a significant risk of trouble if I go ahead and use one