Over-the-counter

Nurofen Joint & Back Pain Relief Max Strength Gel

£5.99
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Wednesday, 26 June 2024

Relieve joint and back pain effectively with Nurofen Joint & Back Pain Relief Max Strength Gel. Applied topically, it targets inflammation directly at the source for rapid relief. Made with ibuprofen, this fast-acting, non-sticky gel penetrates the skin, soothing discomfort and promoting mobility. Ideal for treating arthritis, strained muscles or sports injuries. Experience the #1 UK choice for pain relief, Nurofen.

How to use
  • Before applying Nurofen Joint & Back Pain Relief Max Strength Gel, ensure the skin is clean, dry, and free from any cuts or open wounds.
  • Squeeze a small amount of the gel (usually 1 or 2 cm in diameter) onto your hand.
  • Apply the gel evenly to the affected area, gently massaging until it is fully absorbed into the skin.
  • It can be used up to 4 times daily, with a minimum of 4 hours between applications.
  • The gel should not be applied to cuts or open wounds, the mouth and eyes, or on or near mucous membranes such as the nose or genital area.
  • Wait at least 10 minutes after application before covering the treated area with clothing or bandages.
  • Don't apply more than four times in any 24-hour period.
  • Wash your hands thoroughly after each use, unless your hands are the treated area.
  • Not suitable for use in children under 12 years.
  • If symptoms persist, consult your healthcare professional.
  • Remember to read the product packaging for more specific instructions and additional warnings.
Main Ingredients
  • Ibuprofen, propylene glycol, hydroxyethylcellulose, sodium hydroxide, benzyl alcohol, isopropyl alcohol, purified water
Side Effects & Cautions
Side Effects:
  • Allergic Reaction: Some people may be allergic to Nurofen and may experience reactions like rash, itching, swelling, severe dizziness or trouble breathing. In such cases, medical attention should be sought immediately.
  • Skin Irritation: May cause redness, itching, or a burning sensation at the application site.
  • Asthma Aggravation: People with asthma or breathing problems should use it with caution.
  • Avoid Contact with Eyes and Mouth: The gel should not contact eyes, mouth, or mucous membranes.
  • Pregnancy and breastfeeding: Consultation with a healthcare professional is advisable before using this medication.
  • Interaction with Other Medicines: This gel may interact with certain medications, therefore share information with your healthcare provider about all the medications you use.
  • To minimize these risks, use this medication strictly according to the dosage and duration prescribed by your healthcare professional.
Cautions:
  • Do not use Nurofen Joint & Back Pain Relief Max Strength Gel if you are allergic to any of its ingredients.
  • Avoid contact with eyes and other sensitive areas.
  • Do not use on open wounds, damaged skin, or near the mouth and face.
  • Do not use if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breastfeeding without speaking with a healthcare provider.
  • Avoid sun exposure after application as it can increase sensitivity.
  • Do not use in children under 12 years old.
  • It is for external use only. Do not ingest.
  • Discontinue use and consult a doctor if skin irritation or any adverse reactions occur.
  • Do not use it continuously for more than 10 days without consulting a healthcare provider.
  • Keep out of reach of children.
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