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GenuTrain Knee Brace We’re here to support you!  After all, support for your body parts can be just as important as any other type, especially when you are in pain. 

Allegro is well-known for its great prices and wide selection of pain reducing orthotic splints, braces, slings and supports.  We’ve helped support thousands of customers suffering from sprains, sports injuries, post-surgery, fibromyalgia, flat feet, plantar fasciitis, carpel tunnel, tennis elbow, golf elbow, knee pain, back pain – you name it.

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Tuli Cheetah Ankle Support with Heel Cup Do your feet hurt? 

It’s no wonder that foot pain and injury is so common with those 26 bones, 33 joints and more than 100 tendons, muscles and ligaments in each foot. 

Allegro has a wide assortment of products to cure, remove or at least relieve foot pain caused by trauma, disease or both.  So raise your fallen arches, swap your heel spurs for real spurs and let’s take a look at what might fix you up.  

Most Popular Foot Pain Relief Products

Tuli Heavy Duty Heel Cups Tuli Heavy Duty Heel Cups – The most advanced shock-absorbing heel cups available.  Twice as thick as Classic Heel Cups (also very popular), these heavy duty cups are perfect in athletic shoes or more spacious lace-up shoes.  Ideal for heel spurs, plantar fasciitis, severs disease, achillies tendinitis, shin splints and knee and back pain.

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Superfeet Performance Green Insoles Superfeet Performance Green Insoles – Long-lasting comfort for all of your activities.  Designed primarily for footwear with a removable sole, the Superfeet Green Insoles are ideal for skiing, snowboarding, running, hiking and walking.  Provides maximum balance, support and shock absorption. 

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DH Offloading Post-Op Shoe DH Offloading Post-Op Shoe -Super popular, this post-surgery shoe reduces shear, eliminates pressure points, absorbs shock and accommodates bulky dressings.  The perfect solution for effective offloading of diabetic foot ulcers and other plantar wound conditions.  Suited for the ambulatory and compliant patient for 1 to 4 months.

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RollerAid Knee Walker with Swiveling Front Wheels RollerAid Knee Walker with Swiveling Front Wheels – When recovering from below-the-knee injuries, this nifty invention acts as a painless alternative for crutches.  Conserve your energy, free up your hands, reduce pain and provide stability with a Knee Walker!

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Form Fit Night Splint Form Fit Night Splint – Relieve symptoms of plantar fasciitis and heel spurs, achilles tendonitis and other lower extremity overuse injuries.  Alleviates pain in the arch and heel area by gently stretching the plantar fascia and achilles tendon.  By increasing this flexibility, you reduce the likelihood of further strain or tearing, and enhance the healing process.  Wear it while you sleep!

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Diabetic Crew Socks Diabetic Crew Socks – Soft socks at a great price – no binding or sagging and with minimal compression.  Made in the USA of 90% cotton and 10% polyester. Ideal for people with diabetes, neuropathy, circulatory problems and edema.  Super popular.

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Kerasal Callus Removal Cleansing Pads - 10 ct Kerasal Callus Removal Cleansing Pads – Works on the toughest calluses, plus reduces the chance of infection.  These special callus pads have an abrasive side for softening and a built-in cleanser for disinfecting.  Use it, and throw it away!

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Shop our Foot Care Category for products to take care of bunions, corns, callouses, fungus, hammertoes, diabetic feet, warts and all.

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Foot Pain

Heel Spurs

Plantar Fasciitis

Shin Splints

Diabetes

Athletes Foot

Ankle Pain

When to See Your Doctor for Foot Pain: Call your doc if you have sudden severe pain, a recent injury, redness or swelling, open sores or ulcers on your foot, foot pain combined with newly diagnosed diabetets/peripheral vascular disease, or if you don’t respond to self-care within 1 to 2 weeks.

Happy shopping, happy feet!

Mepilex Border Self-Adherent Absorbent Foam Dressing If you have a bedsore, diabetic ulcer or other dermal ulcer, or you are caring for someone who does, it is critical that you are receiving assistance or advice from a medical specialist.  Treating pressure sores (bedsores) and dermal ulcers can be challenging as these wounds heal slowly and must be attended to carefully.  Treatment plans includes everything from pressure reduction to wound cleaning/debridement, wound dressings, hydrotherapy, antibiotics, dietary supplements and muscle spasm relief.  Even with the best of care, sometimes surgery is required.

Allegro’s wound care category has a variety of products designed to protect wounds and speed healing.  The type of products used depends on the stage and severity of the wound.  Below are our most popular wound care products for pressure sores, venous and arterial leg and foot ulcers.

Most Popular Pressure Sore and Ulcer Products

 

Mepilex Border Self-Adherent Absorbent Foam Dressing Mepilex Border Self-Adherent Absorbent Foam Dressing- This popular self-adherent foam dressing minimizes trauma to the wound and pain to the patient during dressing changes.  It is designed for a wide range of exuding wounds including pressure ulcers, leg and foot ulcers and traumatic wounds.

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Promogran Prisma Matrix Wound Dressing - 4.34 Sq inches Promogran Prisma Matrix Wound Dressing- Appropriate for diabetic foot ulcers, venous ulcers, pressure ulcers and all chronic wounds, Promogran Prisma contains a unique combination of collagen, ORC and silver-ORC to absorb chronic wound fluid and create the optimal environment for cellular growth.

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Iodosorb Gel Iodosorb Gel Cadexomer Iodine- Triple action kills bacteria, manages exudate and debrides the wound.  Iodosorb Gel is specially formulated for use on wet, exudating ulcers, diabetic and venous ulcers, pressure sores and infected wounds.

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SAF-Clens AF No Rinse Cleanser SAF-Clens AF No Rinse Cleanser – Intended for the cleansing of Stage I-IV pressure ulcers, stasis ulcers, diabetic ulcers, post-surgical wounds and more. Removes debris, slough and eschar without damaging healing tissue.  No rinse formula.

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Normlgel Normlgel Hydrogel Dressing – Provides a moist environment for the wound, optimum for healing.  Normlgel may be used on granulating and open wounds such as pressure ulcers, venous and arterial leg ulcers, diabetic ulcers, burns and open surgical wounds.  Another popular hydrogel is the SilvaSorb Hydrogel with antimicrobial silver protection.

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3M Tegaderm Transparent Film Dressing - 4" x 4-3/4" 3M Tegaderm Transparent Film Dressing – This all-in-one sterile, transparent dressing frames the wound and delivers first aid all in one.  Used for acute wounds, surgical sites and chronic wounds including Stage I and II pressure ulcers,  Tegaderm protects at-risk skin or can be used as a primary or secondary dressing. Breathable yet waterproof.

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SILVERCEL Antimicrobial Alginate Dressing - 4 1/4" x 4 1/4" Silvercel Antimicribial Alginate Dressing- Great for pressure ulcers, diabetic ulcers and surgical wounds, Silvercel combines silver and alginate into one unique dressing, providing both antimicrobial action and enhanced exudate management.

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Want more? See all these pressure sore/diabetic ulcer products and more in Shop by Condition: Dermal Ulcers.  We also recommend the following categories: Bedridden, Diabetic Shoes, Diabetic Socks, Pressure Reduction, Foot Care, Hospital Discharge Favorites and Skin Care

Are you taking care of your skin? No matter what your skin condition or skin type, there is likely a product that will make it smoother, softer, cleaner or will reduce the pain, itch, bumps, scales, redness, swelling – you name it.   

What is causing your skin problems?  Things like illness, disease, aging, nutrition, weather, hydration, stress and environment can no doubt reek havoc on even the most pampered skin.  The good news is that there is help.

Types of Skin Care and Bath Wash Products

Critic-Aid Clear AF - Antifungal Moisture Barrier Barrier Products – Barrier ointments are used primarily for incontinence care to prevent or treat diaper dermatitis (diaper rash) or other skin irritations that occur when moisture is trapped next to the skin.

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Aloe Vesta 3-n-1 Cleansing Foam Body Cleansers - No need for water with these body washes, wipes and foams.  You can cleanse your skin and even wash your hair with the no-rinse products made especially for those who are bedridden or otherwise unable to bathe.  Great for caregivers!  Also ideal for campers, trekkers or people on the go.

 

Elta Creme - The Melting Moisturizer - Jar 16 oz Skin Creams - Skin cream is by definition thicker than a skin lotion, made to lubricate and penetrate – essentially “melt” into the skin.  Creams are usually used to help heal dry skin, burns, sunburns, fungus.  Creams are sometimes thought of as more restorative than preventative.

 

Diabet-X Cream - 4 oz TubeDiabetic Skin Care – Good skin care for diabetics starts with infection prevention in the form of daily skin care and skin inspection.  Skin must be kept moist to prevent cracking and potential infection of desensitized skin. There are a variety of skin products made specifically for diabetic skin therapy.

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Prevail Disposable Washcloths, Jumbo Tub - 12" x 8" Handy Wipes and Moist WashCloths - For a all-over no-rinse bath, a personal hygiene cleanse or a quick way to cool down and freshen up, moist wipes are an easy, convenient way to get clean.

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Lubriderm Skin Therapy Lotion Skin Lotion - Lotions are generally formulated to moisturize the skin to prevent dryness.  You should use a daily moisturizer to keep your skin soft and hydrated.  Choose from name brand and medical lotions.

 

Aloe Vesta 3-n-1 Protective Ointment Ointments -Ointments are usually thick petroleum based protective creams, sometimes with zinc oxide or antifungals.  They are used for everthing from wound care to make removal to diaper care to hand cream. 

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 For skin help with certain skin conditions please read Healing Relief for Common Skin Problems

Rashy, itching, peeling, bumpy, burning, red, dry, scaly, scabby skin.  If you have any of these, you can bet there is a product to soothe or heal it.  Proper skin care can mean the difference between a good day and a very painful one.  Here are links to products that we hope will bring you blissfully fast healing relief from eczema, fungal infections, diaper dermatitis, sunburns and more:

Remedies for Common Skin Problems

TriDerma Eczema Fast Healing - 2.2 oz tube Eczema is very common and there are several medical grade and OTC skin care eczema remedies on the market.  Eczema is a family of skin conditions but is generally described as inflammation or dermatitis of the upper layers of the skin.  It can be found in adults or children and it is not contagious.  Eczema is characterized by itchy, red, dry skin on the face, hands, feet, elbows, knees or arms. 

Secura Antifungal Extra Thick Fungal Infections – Most superficial fungal infections such as athlete’s foot, jock itch, yeast infections and ringworm can be cured with topical antifungal medication placed directly on the affected area.  Fungal infections are very common and grow best in warm moist environments so be careful and stay dry!  Symptoms range from peeling, scaling redness to itching and burning and/or blisters and sores. Check with your doc if you’re not sure what you have. 

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Calmoseptine Ointment - 4 oz tube Diaper Dermatitis (Diaper Rash) or other itchy skin irritations caused by moisture can be soothed, prevented and even cured with the help of incontinence washes, perineal cleansers and moisture barrier creams.

Medseptic Skin Protectant Cream - 4ozDiabetic Skin Care is important for people with diabetes because of the potential for a variety of skin conditions .  Awareness is also key because reduced circulation and nerve sensitivity can make it hard to identify skin problems as they arise.  Moisturizers are also important for those with diabetes because high blood glucose results in loss of fluid in the body.  Dehydration can quickly lead to dry skin which can crack and invite nasty germs in, causing  infections.  Out of control infections can result in terrible problems including amputation.  All preventable with daily skin care!

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Cavilon Moisturizing Lotion - 16 oz pump bottle Dry Skin prevention and correction can be managed with daily moisturizers.  Rub lotion into damp skin after every bath or shower to seal in moisture and ensure great looking skin all year long.

First Aid - Burn Relief Spray Sunburns need fast pain relief, cooling medicine and sealed-in moisture.  Have plenty of sunburn remedies on hand this summer. 

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There are 100’s of medical grade and Over-the-Counter (OTC) lotions, creams, ointments, sprays, powders and foams to relieve or cure just about any skin problem you have.   Remember to read the labels and check with your doctor if you have any questions about what, when and how to use any of these products.  

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The best treatment for heel pain is usually rest from the activities that caused the problem, but there are several popular products designed for specific types of heel pain.  Allegro carries hundreds of products for foot pain and heel pain in Shop By Condition: Foot Pain or products specifically for Plantar Fasciitis and Heel Spurs.

Most Popular Heel Pain Products

 

Heel Hugger with Gel - Sewn-in sealed ice gel pads provide soothing cold therapy for treatment of chronic heel pain, heel spurs, plantar fasciitis, narrow heels, retrocalcaneal bursitis, calcaneal apophysitis and Achilles tendonitis.  Designed at patented by a Podiatrist.

Another popular gel pad is the Sol Step, for all day relief.

Cool Stretch Night Splint – Combines passive stretching with cold therapy.  The Cool Stretch provides an improved treatment for treating Plantar Fasciitis.  See also the N’ice Stretch and Stretch X Night Splint.

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Tuli Polar Bear Dual Density Heel Cups - Designed specifically for heel spur pain, the ring of soft gel cushions your heel while it distributes pressure away from the injured area.

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Elasto-Gel Heel Boot – Full protection for the heel, foot and ankle bones.  Gel insert is fully adjustable to allow total coverage.

Achilles Heel Protection Sleeve - For relief from pump bumps (Haglund deformity) or sore, fatigued or injured Achilles tendon.  Gel pad protects the heel.  Washable and reusable.  Fits in most footwear.

Medical Sheepskin Heel Protector – Protects against decubitus ulcer formation on the heel of long-term patients.  Fits any size.  Sold as singles.

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Heelbo Heel & Elbow Protectors –  Protects heels or elbows without a shearing effect on the skin.  Machine washable, latex free, comes in pairs.

What about the rest of the foot?  See our Foot Care Products

Don’t live with heel pain.  Order your heel pain remedy today!

Stuffing your feet back into their closed-toe shoes for the winter doesn’t mean you should forget about them until sandal weather next spring.  Keep your feet looking beautiful and healthy all winter long with a little TLC and a few key products.

From what I’ve seen, just about everyone could pay a little more attention to the ‘ol foot, if you know what I mean.  Here’s how . . .

Foot Product Recommendations:

Pedicure Products.  Save time and money by doing your own pedicures!  Well groomed feet are healthy feet.  Gentlemen, call it what you want, but you must develop a foot maintenance routine or you’re going to end up with a mess of a foot.  Use our Step-N-Smooth Shower Mat Foot File if nothing else.  For a fantastic home spa pedicure, along with your massaging foot soaker I recommend a Paraffin Heat System  for pure bliss.  And don’t forget the Epsom Salts,  Dual Action Foot File, Salon-Style Heel Buffer, and Deep Healing Foot Cream.

Want to brush up on your pedicure skills?  Read Marie Claire’s The Perfect Pedicure

 

Foot Care Products.  Anyone with hammertoes, corns, calluses, fungus or bunions will tell you… take care of your feet!   If you already have a painful foot condition, we have products to protect, comfort and perhaps even cure it. 

For those with Diabetes, see our Diabetic Foot Care Products

Shoes.  Stop squishing your  feet into shoes that hurt.  We have a full line of great looking sandals, dress shoes, athletic shoes/trainers, work boots, oxfords, clogs, casual shoes, diabetic shoes, socks and therapeutic shoes designed to address and correct a variety of foot issues.  And the sizes!  You won’t believe the feet we can fit!

 

Insoles & Heel Cups – For maximum foot comfort consider adding an insole  or heel cup inside your shoe.  They make them for everything from athletic footwear to high heels.  Improve your balance, circulation, body alignment and weight distribution PLUS reduce body aches & pains – just by putting something in your shoe.  Who knew?

See?  No excuse for gnarly, sore feet.  

Here’s wishing you beautiful tootsies all your life.   Thanks for your orders.  Tell your friends!

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