Updated August 12, 2019 by Quincy Miller

The 10 Best TENS Units

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This wiki has been updated 6 times since it was first published in October of 2018. If you've been to a chiropractor or physical therapist recently, then you might already be familiar with TENS units. Short for Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation, these machines give your nerves a short little zap of electricity. This is supposed to block your pain receptors from reporting to the brain, which is why they're frequently used for chronic joint or muscle pain. When users buy our independently chosen editorial recommendations, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki. Skip to the best tens unit on Amazon.

10. AccuMed AP109

9. iReliev Combination Unit

8. Pure Enrichment PurePulse Pro

7. Massage Therapy Concepts

6. Omron Max Power PM3032

5. Ulaif Pulse Massager

4. CNXUS Mini

3. Magnetic Therapy Products Nursal

2. Compex Wireless

1. Roscoe Medical TENS 7000

Editor's Notes

October 25, 2018:

Placed a strong emphasis on ease-of-use when ranking, considering that most users will likely be in pain when starting therapy. Included the Compex Wireless despite its hefty price tag due to the variety of purposes it can serve, as well as its potential benefits for competitive athletes.


Quincy Miller
Last updated on August 12, 2019 by Quincy Miller

After getting his bachelor’s from the University of Texas, Quincy Miller moved out to Los Angeles, where he soon found work as a copywriter and researcher, specializing in health and wellness topics for a major online media brand. Quincy is also knowledgeable about home improvement, as he’s had extensive experience with everything from insulation to power tools to emergency room trips, sometimes in that order. Sharing a home with three dogs and a couple of cats has forced Quincy to learn as much as he can about pet supplies, animal nutrition and, most importantly, the best ways to tackle the mountains of fur that accumulate in every corner of your home.


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