What is Tivic Health™?
Tivic Health Systems Inc (Tivic Health™) is a bioelectronic health-tech company dedicated to harnessing the science of neuromodulation for therapeutic benefit.
Who founded Tivic Health™?
Tivic Health™ was founded in 2016 by Jennifer Ernst and John Claude. Jennifer is a consummate hi-tech business developer with a history of developing markets from new technologies. During her 20 years at Xerox PARC, she held various go-to-market roles. At Thin Film Electronics, she launched and marketed multiple award-winning products. Jennifer earned her MBA from Santa Clara University. John Claude is a 30-year biomedical engineer and inventor of ClearUP™ Sinus Pain Relief. He has been behind numerous life-altering medical device innovations.
What products does Tivic Health™ offer?
Currently, Tivic Health™ has ClearUP™ Sinus Pain Relief (ClearUP™). ClearUP™ uses microcurrent technology in a novel new way for the temporary relief of sinus pain caused by allergic rhinitis.
Does Tivic Health™ have other products in development?
In addition to addressing sinus pain, we’re also exploring the impact of microcurrent for other indications. Future research may address additional diseases and conditions for people through easy-to-use, at-home products.
What is ClearUP™ Sinus Pain Relief?
ClearUP™ Sinus Pain Relief (ClearUP™) is a new, non-invasive treatment to temporarily relieve allergy-related sinus pain. ClearUP™ is a simple, and chemical-free handheld medical device that delivers targeted microcurrent waveforms (low-current electrical stimulation) to the trigeminal nerve.
How does ClearUP™ Sinus Pain Relief work?
ClearUP™ Sinus Pain Relief uses gentle microcurrent to stimulate the nerves underlying the cheek, nose and brow bone. The device detects the optimal treatment points and emits microcurrent waveforms demonstrated to relieve sinus pain.
How do I use ClearUP™ Sinus Pain Relief?
ClearUP™ Sinus Pain Relief (ClearUP™) works by gliding the device along the outer sinus passages at the designated areas along your cheek, nose and brow bone. To use ClearUP™, first turn the device on and select the intensity level you desire. Next, guide the ClearUP™ tip along your cheek, nose and under the brow bone. Stop when the device vibrates, indicating it has identified a treatment point. The device then transmits microcurrent to this point. After seven seconds ClearUP™ will stop vibrating, prompting you to resume gliding it along the designated areas. Continue this process around the cheek, nose and brow bone on both sides of the face for five minutes.
Where can I purchase ClearUP™ Sinus Pain Relief?
ClearUP™ Sinus Pain Relief will be available in mid 2019 for purchase online via the Tivichealth.com site and potentially other health websites and health care channels. Please visit www.tivichealth.com for future information on where to purchase the product. Sign up for our mailing list
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What is microcurrent?
Microcurrent is a low-current electrical stimulation about 1/1000 the level of traditional TENS therapy.
Is it safe?
Yes, ClearUp™ passed all required safety testing. Users should follow all instructions to ensure safety.
Is microcurrent technology new?
Microcurrent has been used for decades by health care providers in implantable devices such as deep brain stimulators, pacemakers, and spinal cord stimulators. ClearUP™ Sinus Pain Relief is the first treatment to use microcurrent to relieve sinus pain.
Is ClearUP™ Sinus Pain Relief easy to use?
ClearUP™ Sinus Pain Relief (ClearUP™) is an easy to use, small, portable device. ClearUP™ has a simple design with one button to control both the ON and OFF function as well as three intensity levels. The unit guides the user to the optimal points of treatment.
What makes ClearUP™ Sinus Pain Relief different from other treatments?
Sinus pain is a symptom that is frustrating for sinus sufferers and physicians alike because there are no good treatments and the source of pain is not fully understood. Available treatments for sinus congestion and inflammation do not directly impact pain for most sufferers. ClearUP™ Sinus Pain Relief (ClearUP™) is different from other sinus treatments because it is specifically designed to treat sinus pain. ClearUP™ empowers people to control their sinus pain symptoms effectively and directly, without the use of a pill or spray.
Is ClearUP™ Sinus Pain Relief rechargeable?
ClearUP™ Sinus Pain Relief (ClearUP™) is rechargeable. The unit should be charged prior to first use and as necessary thereafter. ClearUP™ will be disabled while it is charging.
Is ClearUP™ Sinus Pain Relief Reusable?
ClearUP™ Sinus Pain Relief (ClearUP™) “is a high quality, durable medical device designed to be reusable. Between uses, disinfect ClearUP™ with alcohol wipes to keep tip surface clean.