Putnams Bed Wedge for Acid Reflux and GERD
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Putnams Bed Wedge for Acid Reflux and GERD

  (44 Reviews)
  • Natural way to reduce acid reflux and GERD at night
  • Relieves varicose veins and swollen ankles by raising your legs
  • Supports your back while sitting up in bed to read, watch TV, or relax
  • Can improve your sleep when used as an acid reflux pillow or bed wedge pillow


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Putnams Bed Wedge for Acid Reflux and GERD

If you're looking for a natural way to reduce acid reflux at night or relieve varicose veins and swelling, then the Putnams Bed Wedge for Acid Reflux and GERD is the perfect support for you. The Putnams Bed Wedge is our top pick for sleeping on an incline, providing you with combined support, comfort, and relaxation when in bed.

Please note that the picture displayed shows the Bed Wedge in use with a smaller cushion. This is for illustrative purposes only; the Bed Wedge is sold on its own.

Key Features of the Putnams Bed Wedge

  • Reduce your acid reflux or gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) at night
  • Relieve your symptoms of varicose veins or swollen legs and angles
  • Comfortably lifts your legs when used as a leg elevation pillow
  • Post-surgical use eases your discomfort following a range of operations
  • Bed wedge pillow to improve your comfort while reading or watching TV in bed
  • Hand washable cover included to ensure your comfort and hygienic use
  • British-made bed wedge for reliable support and comfort at night

How Can the Putnams Bed Wedge Prevent My Acid Reflux/GERD?

If you suffer from acid reflux or gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), then you'll know how unpleasant the feeling of acid rising from your stomach while you sleep can be. Inclined sleeping, or sleeping at a raised angle, can help to prevent this from occurring. The Putnams Bed Wedge allows you to sleep comfortably at a slight tilt to reduce your risk of suffering from acid reflux.

The Putnams Bed Wedge is an ideal wedge-shaped pillow that can be placed under your pillow for tilted sleeping to reduce the effects of the following:

  • Acid reflux
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD/GORD)
  • Glaucoma
  • Heartburn
  • Hiatus hernia (oesophagitis)
  • Oesophageal motility
  • Respiratory problems
  • Rhinitis

Can I Use the Putnams Bed Wedge to Elevate My Legs?

The Putnams Bed Wedge is a great choice for leg elevation. Place it at the bottom of your bed to use the wedge as a leg pillow raiser to relieve symptoms of the following conditions:

  • Oedema
  • Phlebitis
  • Swollen ankles
  • Varicose veins

Raise Your Legs With The Putnams Bed Wedge To Relieve Swelling And Varicose Veins
Raise your legs with the Putnams Bed Wedge 
to relieve a range of symptoms

Can I Use the Putnams Bed Wedge After an Operation?

You may not wish to use the Putnams Bed Wedge every night, but it can prove invaluable for easing your discomfort following an operation. The bed wedge pillow can help you to rest comfortably after the following surgery procedures:

  • Hip replacement
  • Hysterectomy
  • Spinal surgery

The Putnams Bed Wedge may also be suitable as a post-operative support following operations not listed here; we recommend that you check with your doctor if you are unsure about whether or not the Putnams Bed Wedge would provide you with the comfort and elevation you require.

Can I Use the Bed Wedge as a Back Support Cushion for Bed?

Absolutely! There are few things more enjoyable than relaxing in bed of an evening or first thing in the morning, and with the Putnams Bed Wedge you can relax in total comfort. It can be used as a bed wedge back support for extra comfort when watching television, reading, having a cup of tea or eating breakfast in bed. It is especially helpful if you have a hard or uncomfortable headboard that cannot be comfortably leaned against.

The Putnams Bed Wedge Can Help You To Relax In Bed
Support your back with the Putnams Bed Wedge
while you relax in bed


Is the Putnams Bed Wedge Made from Memory Foam?

While the Putnams Bed Wedge here is made from standard foam rather than memory foam, if you're looking for a memory foam bed wedge then the Putnams Memory Foam Bed Wedge is your perfect choice. It offers all the same great benefits as the Putnams Bed Wedge, but also features two layers of dual density foam for added support and comfort.

How Do I Sleep on the Bed Wedge?

You can sleep on the Bed Wedge on your front, side or back. In fact, you can sleep on it in any way you like, as it is designed to make you sleep better rather than force you to sleep in a certain way. You can even place another pillow on top of the wedge for extra comfort.

Can I Wash the Putnams Bed Wedge?

As the Putnams Bed Wedge is made from foam and is therefore not suitable for deep cleaning, it is provided with a white zipped removable polycotton cover. This cover can be removed for hand washing, ensuring you can continue to use the Putnams Bed Wedge comfortably and hygienically.

We also stock spare covers for the Putnams Bed Wedge. This way, you can continue to enjoy the benefits of your bed wedge with your spare cover while the other cover is being washed and dried!

How Big is the Putnams Bed Wedge?

The original Putnams Bed Wedge is 24" wide, 30" long, and 6" deep. The full dimensions are as follows:

  • WxHxD: 30 x 24 x 6" (76 x 61.5 x 15cm)

Where Can I Find Out More About the Putnams Bed Wedge?

Find out more about the Putnams Bed Wedge by watching the video below. You can also check out our customers' reviews at the bottom of this page to see what others think of the Putnam Bed Wedge!

If you have any other questions, why not get in touch with our product experts? They will be happy to answer any queries you may have.

Returns Policy - This Item Is Not Returnable On Grounds Of Hygiene

This item is non-returnable and non-refundable on grounds of hygiene.

Please note, Health and Care is dedicated to maintaining the highest levels of hygiene for all of its products and for this reason this item is non-refundable and non-returnable if unsuitable or unwanted on grounds of hygiene.

If you have any questions regarding this returns policy, please contact our Health and Care Customer Care Team on 020 7720 2266 for further details.

Do you have a question about this product or want to purchase it? No problem at all. Simply call us on 020 7720 2266 between 09:00 and 17:00 Monday to Friday. 

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Delivery - Free UK Mainland Delivery

Delivery is free of charge on all items at Health and Care when delivered to a mainland UK address.

This item is usually dispatched by Royal Mail 1st Class Post or better.

This item is usually dispatched the same day when ordered before 2.00pm, Monday to Friday.

The delivery expectation of 1st Class Royal Mail is 1 to 3 working days, but most packages arrive the next day. 

Please call our Health and Care Customer Care Team on 020 7720 2266 if you have any questions about the delivery of this item.

Customer Reviews
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Not for me
Sunday, 10 March 2019  | 

As much as I wanted this product to work for me because of LPR/Silent reflux, it completely put my back, hip and heel out was put in the loft in four days. If I could have returned it and got at least part of my money back I would. For anyone with cervical, thoracic or lumbar issues I would suggest you seek alternative routes .... or at least a doctor's advice.

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Hi Robert,

Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback. I'm sorry that the product was unable to help you on this occasion.

Here at Health and Care, we agree with your advice to refer to a medical professional if you worry about the effect a product may have on an existing condition.

Thanks again for taking the time to leave a review.

Best wishes,

Alex at Health and Care

Saturday, 2 February 2019  | 

Very comfortable and helps me to breath at night.

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Good nights sleep
Friday, 23 November 2018  | 

I suffer a lot with reflux, but since I have started with the bed wedge I can now have a good nights sleep, and very rarey wake up with reflux. No pain. Great.

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Undisturbed sleep at last!
Monday, 24 September 2018  | 

I wish I had purchased this Putnams Bed Wedge years ago. My wife has suffered from acid reflux for many years and medication had not prevented her from being sick nearly every night. However since buying this bed wedge she has not been sick once. This is an excellent product!

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3 of 3 people found this review helpful.

Better than hoped for
Thursday, 19 July 2018  | 

I bought this wedge for my wife. She thought I'd gone daft but now she absolutely loves it.

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1 of 1 people found this review helpful.

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