truMedic PL-009 Review

The truMedic PL-009 is a great transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) system because it has the ability to stop stress, soreness, stiffness and other body pains; bringing about a general feeling of relaxation and well-being. Weighing 5.3 ounces, this is a very lightweight and portable massage unit which can fit into your purse and briefcase conveniently.

The PL-009 is a very easy to use unit with clearly labeled buttons and a large LCD display and can be used right out of the box because it comes with a set of four latex-free electrode pads, a set of alkaline batteries and a free video online series to get you started.

This units comes with 5 preprogrammed auto stimulation programs aimed at providing the adequate stimulation to various body parts

  • Shoulder.
  • Waist.
  • Joint.
  • Sole.
  • Hand and Foot.

These programs are fully adjustable with options to increase speed and intensity.

The PL-009 also comes with 3 selectable massage settings; massage, kneading and beating.

Some other features of the truMedic PL-009 worth mentioning:

  • FDA approved for over-the-counter use
  • Access to online pain management video series
  • 90 days full parts and labor warranty
  • Comes with 2 sets of alkaline batteries and 2 sets of electrode pads (total of 8 pads)
  • Dual channels with independent intensity controls for each channel.
  • There are 2 pads for each channel (negative and positive). 1 pad from each channel must be attached to your body for the unit to work properly (minimum of 2 pads).
  • 10 intensity levels

Customer Reviews

The PL-009 is an efficient and reliable TENS unit that can deliver the electrotherapy treatment your aching body parts needs. You do not have to live with pain, not with the truMedic PL-009 still available for purchase; if you want a fast relief from pain, you should consider this unit.

I found 3,993 customer reviews at the time of writing this review and they had awarded the truMedic PL-009 an average of 4.4 stars out of a possible 5 stars rating.

There are a few negative review but the reviews have been positive overall.

Other customers said “Great Tens Unit…I’ve tried a smaller one from my physical therapist many years ago. This one is superior.”

“I love my massager. Works like magic. After a couple of rounds with it I’m practically pain free. Just ordered some more pads.Gonna get one for my wife as she keeps taking mine.”


If you’re looking for a TENS unit to relieve stress and body pains, the truMedic PL-009 is a choice worth considering. The unit speaks for itself.

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