Frequently Asked Questions.
Here are some common questions about VANTELIN Support products.
Can the Ankle Support be worn on either ankle, or both?
Yes, Vantelin Ankle Support can be worn on both ankles or one ankle (left or right).
Should I wear the Ankle Support over skin?
Yes, always wear Vantelin Ankle Support directly on skin, underneath clothing.
I chose a size according to the instructions, but it is too tight.
Vantelin Ankle Support is effective only when it supports your ankle with some pressure. If it is too tight, discontinue use.
What is the Ankle Support made of?
Nylon & Polyurethane.
Can I wash the Ankle Support?
Please see our Care Instructions:
Can the Ankle Support be used together with a bandage/dressing?
We do not recommend Vantelin Knee Support to be used together since the bandage/dressing may come off or shift.
How long can I use the Ankle Support continuously?
If you are wearing the Vantelin Ankle Support for a prolonged period of time, remove the support periodically to rest your ankle before wearing the support on again. Do not use the ankle support while sleeping.
What is the Ankle Support effective for?
Vantelin Ankle Support provides extra comfort and joint support to the ankle and foot when running, walking and daily use.
What are the precautions for use?
To avoid tearing, make sure that Vantelin Ankle Support cannot be caught on the toenails. Trim them, if necessary.
To avoid breaking or tearing before wearing the support, take off any items that may cause it to tear (e.g. a ring).
Use Vantelin Ankle Support according to the instructions shown on the package. Improper use will reduce the effect and cause it to break or tear.
Can I use the Ankle Support when I have an injury or swelling?
We recommend that you consult your doctor/physician to assess the extent of your injury before use.
Where is it manufactured?
It is manufactured in Japan.