It is a bath containing at least 1.000 mg of carbon dioxide in 1 kg of water at a temperature of 28-34 °C.
Carbon dioxide penetrates the skin, increases its blood circulation and as a result of this reaction there is a decrease in blood pressure and heart rate decrease, and it comes to overall mental calming.
The bath lasts 20 minutes, followed by 15 minutes of rest in a dry wrap.
Indications for CO2 baths:
- diseases of the heart and circulatory system
- vascular diseases
- nervous diseases