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Rhizomed® soft

Thumb splint

  • Effective stabilization
  • Skin-friendly material
  • Lightweight

 Medical specifications

Splint for immobilisation of the thumb

The Rhizomed soft is a thumb orthosis. The product is exclusively to be used for the orthotic fitting of the thumb area and only on intact skin.


Product benefits

  • Effective stabilization of the metacarpal phalangeal and carpometacarpal joint of the thumb

  • Integrated stabilization provides reliable immobilization

  • Two adjustable thumb straps to fit all handshapes, providing increased stability

  • The splint's semi-open shape adapts tovarious degrees of swelling of the thumb

  • The thumb-index pinch grip and prehension grasp are maintained

  • Large opening for ease of application and removal, with as little pain as possible

  • Easy to wear, breathable fabric

  • Lightweight

  • Available in black

How does it work?/Mode of action

The immobilisation and stabilisation of the thumb joint is guaranteed by the built-in PU-plastic element.

Donning/fitting instructions

Open the belts and slip your hand into the orthosis. First pull the belt on the wrist through the buckle and close it. Then close both thumb belts crosswise. Please note: do not fasten the hook and loop fastener at the thumb too tightly. If you experience pressure pains loosen the straps. Consult your orthopaedic technician or doctor should pain continue.


Standard colours

Material components

Polyamide, PU, Polyester, Cotton

Washing instructions

Hook and loop fasteners should be closed for washing. Soap residues, lotions and ointments can cause skin irritation and material wear.
Wash the product by hand, preferably using medi clean washing agent.

  • Do not bleach.
  • Leave to dry naturally.
  • Do not iron.
  • Do not dry clean.






Medical specifications


  • All indications in which an immobilization of the basal- and saddle thumb joint is necessary, such as:
  • Rhizarthritis
  • Ligament injuries (ski thumb)
  • Irritations of the thumb joint

Further information

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