There are some conditions when HBOT is contraindicated or further assessment is needed.

They can include:

  • emphyzema
  • infections of upper respiratory tract
  • abnormal X ray of chest
  • thoracic surgery
  • high fever
  • convulsion
  • non treated malignant disease

If patient has hypertension it has to be controlled so the patient cannot go to chamber if pressure is higher than 140/80 mmHg.


For any additional information about barokomor treatment, as well as pre-dates, contact us with confidence.

Treatment in Barochorrhoea – Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) is available through HZZO referral.