*A Prescription is Required for the Purchase of this Item.
The DonJoy Drytex Playmaker is a hinged knee brace suitable for mild to moderate ACL, PCL, MCL, and/ or LCL instabilities and ligament sprains. This versatile brace can be used in both contact sports and life's daily activities for support and prevention of common causes of knee instability, sprains, and strains. Made of a unique nylon core and polyester Lycra fabric the brace is lightweight and allows for increased airflow. Drytex is a breathable neoprene alternative for those living or competing in warm humid climates or with neoprene based allergies and irritations. This pull-on sleeve style brace features a low profile, adjustable straps, and polycentric hinges with contoured condyle shells to allow for a comfortable yet snug fit. The Drytex Playmaker is available in black, with or without a popliteal cut out (fabric is cut away from the back of the knee to allow for more movement and prevent pinching), and in a variety of sizes to fit every individual's needs.
This DonJoy knee brace can only be shipped to the United States and Puerto Rico. Any international orders for this product will be canceled.
Disclaimer and Warning
You must immediately contact your physician for medical treatment and advice if you experience any discomfort when using this product. This item should only be used on a single patient with a medical provider's prescription and instructions. When purchasing and using this item you acknowledge that you are currently under the care of a medical provider and agree to read and carefully follow and understand all operating instructions, directions, and treatment protocols provided with the product and by your medical provider. Additional warnings may be included with the product instructions.
***All measurements should be taken around the thigh "6 inches" above the middle of your knee cap (mid-patella).
Please note that many of these braces run small from the manufacturer, and if your size falls near or between sizes, you may want to order the next larger size for a proper fit.***
|X-Small||13" to 15.5"||33 to 39 cm|
|Small||15.5" to 18.5"||39 to 47 cm|
|Medium||18.5" to 21"||47 to 53 cm|
|Large||21" to 23.5"||53 to 60 cm|
|X-Large||23.5" to 26.5"||60 to 67 cm|
|XX-Large||26.5" to 29.5"||67 to 75 cm|
|XXX-Large||29.5" to 32"||75 to 81 cm|
Q. What is Drytex?
A. Drytex is a neoprene alternative constructed of a unique nylon core and polyester Lycra fabric that allows for improved airflow. This fabric provides compression and support, yet allows for breathability. It is ideal for patients who have allergies or irritations to neoprene or live in warm weather climates.
Q. How can I wash this brace?
A. To clean or wash your brace, hand wash with a mild detergent and let air dry.
Q. I play football player and suffered a Grade 1 MCL sprain. Would this be a good brace for me?
A. This brace can be used to support most mild to moderate MCL (Medial Collateral Ligament) knee injuries. Depending on your size and position you may also want to consider a stronger heavier duty brace option that we have available for lineman and larger players.