FAQ's

Some Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

Q: WHAT IS THE QU-CHI ACUPRESSURE BAND?


A: The Band is a fabric band which is designed to sit at the elbow and exert pressure on the Li-11 acupuncture point by means of a small button.

Q: HOW DO I USE THE QU-CHI ACUPRESSURE BAND?


A: The Band can be worn on either arm. It should be worn before the symptoms begin, but can also be put on once your symptoms begin. If you need an extra boost, just press on the button to give extra stimulation to the LI-11 point. For more information, please take a look at the how to wear page.

Q: WHAT ABOUT MY USUAL MEDICATION?


A: If you are on any medication, then do not stop it without speaking to your doctor. It is perfectly safe to use both the Band and your usual medication together.

Q: WHO CAN USE THE QU-CHI ACUPRESSURE BAND?


A: The Band can be worn by all age groups so long as it is a snug fit. However, we do advise that it is not used in pregnancy.

Q: ARE THERE ANY SIDE EFFECTS FROM USING THE BAND?


A: The Qu-Chi Hayfever Band® is drug free and there are no side effects.


Q. WHEN SHOULD I PUT THE QU-CHI ACUPRESSURE BAND ON?


A. You can put the Band on before your symptoms begin or once they have started.


Q. CAN THE QU-CHI ACUPRESSURE BAND BE USED BY CHILDREN?


A. Yes, the Qu-Chi Acupressure Band can be used by children but the band must be a snug fit to function correctly.


Q. WHICH ARM SHOULD THE QU-CHI ACUPRESSURE BAND BE WORN ON?


A. The Band can be worn on either arm.


Q: HOW LONG CAN I WEAR THE QU-CHI ACUPRESSURE BAND?


A: The band can be worn for as long as required, during the day and at night. Put your band on as soon as you feel any symptoms, and the band will work its magic.