Colon Hydrotherapy Contraindications

A contraindication is when colon hydrotherapy, colonic irrigation, or enema may not be performed or may be performed only with a recommendation or prescription from a Physician.


The following are contraindications for Colon Hydrotherapy.....

Can anyone have a Colonic performed?

No, there are certain medical conditions that may prevent us from performing a Colonic. These are called CONTRAINDICATIONS and in some instances, will require a Physicians referral and/or prescription. Below is a list of some common Contraindications:


  • Abdominal Hernia

  • Abdominal Surgery         

  • Abdominal Distention     

  • Anemia (severe)

  • Aneurysm (all types)    

  • Carcinoma of the Colon​

  • Cardiac Condition     

  • Crohns Disease​

  • Medications that weaken the intestinal walls

  • Colitis                        

  • Dialysis  

  • Diverticulosis/Diverticulitis                          

  • Fissures & Fistulas  

  • Hemorrhaging    

  • Hemorrhoidectomy  

  • Intestinal Perforations  

  • Lupus  

  • Pregnancy 

  • Rectal/Colon Surgery  

  • Renal Insufficencies 

Ionic Detox Contraindications

Can anyone have a Ionic Detox Footbath performed?

No, there are certain medical conditions that may prevent us from performing this service.

  • Pregnancy

  • Heart Pacemaker

  • Organ transplant

Infrared Body Wraps Contraindications

Can anyone have a Infrared Body Wrap performed?

Although the Infrared Body Wrap is a Safe and Healthy Treatment , Infrared Body Wraps are not appropriate for some medical conditions.

  • Serious Cardiac Conditions

  • Lupus

  • Adrenal Suppression

  • MS (Multiple Sclerosis)

  • Metal Pins and Rods

  • Artificial Joints

  • Implanted Silicone

  • Varicose veins

  • Heavy Menstruation - during period

  • Acute joint Injury - first 48 hours

  • Heart Pacemaker

  • Pregnancy

  • Constricted Coronary Blood Vessels

  • High & Low blood Pressure

  • Enclosed Infections

  • Hemophilia

  • Over-active Thyroid Glands

  • Diabetes Requiring Insulin

  • Kidney Problems

  • Open Wounds

  • Skin Diseases

  • Contact Allergies

  • Fever - Severe General Infection

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