Contraindications to treatment with IB-Stim include: hemophilia, psoriasis vulgaris and the presence of a cardiac pacemaker because no clinical studies are available. Steri-Strips and benzoin tincture should not be used on patients with previous history of sensitivity to these adhesives. Sureprep used during device application should not be applied on infected areas of the skin. Always thoroughly discuss your medical history with your treating provider so treatment decisions can be accurately made.