PERIOD BEFORE THE ADMINISTRATION OF LEACH THERAPY;

The individual who will receive the therapy must be approved by a doctor. The individual who will receive the therapy must have a normal or higher-than-normal blood pressure, s/he must have no diseases that could prevent application, and must not currently taking anticoagulants.

No fragrant products such as lotions, crèmes, or perfumes must have been applied onto the body before the leech therapy.

The blood pressure should be normal before the application.

The material to be used and the environment must comply with the hygiene requirements.

The leech to be used must be a medical leech and also be sterilized before use with ozonized water or a hydrogen peroxide solution.