Frequently Asked Questions - NuNee™️

Frequently Asked Questions

Why does NuNee work?

It's really very relieves the pressure on your patella (knee cap). Clinical studies have shown that relieving the pressure relieves the pain for nearly 9 of 10 people with anterior knee pain. NuNee is unique from common compression braces, sleeves, and wraps because its the ONLY bracing system that relieves pressure on the patella. 

Will NuNee help me?

NuNee is clinically proven to provide immediate relief and restore knee function for nearly 9 of 10 people suffering from the symptoms of anterior knee pain (aching, burning, stiffness around the kneecap), including Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (aka Runner's Knee). It can also help relieve the symptoms of Patella Tendonitis (Jumper's Knee) and Patella Arthritis.

How long does it take for NuNee to help?

You will know right away if NuNee is right for you. Nearly 9 of 10 clinical study participants reported significant and IMMEDIATE RELIEF of anterior knee pain. Clinical study participants also reported NO PAIN after 6 weeks of use. 

What kind of apparel can be worn with NuNee?

NuNee v2.0 was designed for use with both shorts and long pants, including tights.  

Are there any restrictions for using NuNee?

We recommend you consult with your doctor about your specific condition prior to use. It is not recommended for use if you have adhesive allergies, open wounds, or have had recent surgery. It should also not be worn during contact sports, while kneeling, or while crawling.

When should I wear NuNee?

NuNee should be worn during any activity that provokes knee pain or discomfort.

How long do the knee patches last?

Our small "Everyday" patches are single use and should be removed and replaced after each training or rehab session. Our large "Endurance" patches are intended for long training sessions and hot/humid training conditions. They are waterproof and can worn for 3-5 days. 

Is NuNee comfortable?

Yes! It’s designed for comfort, although it may take some getting used to if you’ve never worn a knee wrap before. We suggest starting out by wearing it for 30 minutes and then gradually increasing the time as you get used to it.

Is NuNee durable?

Yes. NuNee has withstood the rigors of Ironman training and competition. We think that’s a pretty solid test of its durability. It comes with a 90-Day Warranty.

Will NuNee fit me?

NuNee is adjustable and will fit most adults. Small and X-Large are available by special order. Simply contact us at NuNee is not designed for use by small children.