Felt Tongue Pads tighten loose-fitting shoes. Tongue Pads push the heel into the heel seat, tightening shoe fit. Great for helping narrow feet fit into medium sized shoes. Tongue pads are also used to prevent damage to toes nails. The pads are adhesive-backed and work in all enclosed shoes. More than one pad might be needed for proper fitting. Pads measure 3 inches by 1 3/4 inches by 1/8 inch. Latex-free. 4/pkg.
Indications - Felt Tongue Pads are used to modify loose shoes, shoes that are too wide and shoes that slip on the heels. Also can be used to protect prominent areas and problems such as saddle bone deformities, Haglund's deformities and tailor's bunions. Also used to prevent injuries to toe nails inlcuding runner's nail.
Foot Care Tip! Split tongue pads are the conservative treatment of choice for saddle bone deformities and entrapment of the deep peroneal nerve. Be sure to follow the link to saddle bone deformities to see images of how to use a split tongue pad to treat this condition.