Nurofen Muscle & Back Pain Relief Heat Patches x 2 Large


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Heat therapy helps treat the underlying cause of muscle and back pain in two ways:

  • by increasing blood flow to the painful area
  • by relaxing tight, sore, muscles

This helps you to get active again as soon as possible, which many doctors agree is vital in speeding up the recovery process.

Provides relief from:

  • Backaches
  • Muscles pains
  • Neck and shoulder pain

Suitable for

Adults over 12 years of age.

How to use

Please read enclosed leaflet before using this product.

Apply directly on to clean, dry, no-greasy skin. They are held in place by low-irritancy adhesive, while the flexible hinged design allows them to move with your body.

Open the sachet to activate the patch.
Peel off the protective film.
Apply the patch to the site of the pain.
The patch will start to warm up within 5 minutes reaching its effective temperature after 15 minutes.

Do not use for infants (2 years and under).

For children under 12 and the elderly, use under supervision.

Discreet, slim and odorless, they can be worn under clothes wherever you are.

They can be used on their own or with oral pain relief medicines.

For single use only. After use do not microwave or reheat the patch, but dispose of it in a waste bin.

Don’t get the patch wet, it will stop the adhesive working.

Storage instructions

Store in a cool dry place.

Store the patches in this carton, it protects the contents and has important information you need to read before using the patch.

Hazards and Cautions

Keep safely away from children, both before and after use.

All heat products may cause skin irritation or burns. Do not lie on the patch or apply pressure during use e.g by wearing restrictive clothing. If the patch feels too hot or your skin becomes irritated, remove the patch straight away.

Do not use on the same are of skin for more that 8 hours in any 24 hours.

If your pain doesn't get better talk to your doctor.

Do not use:

  • Straight after an injury - heat may make swelling or bruising worse
  • with any other heating device
  • over skin that is irritated, broken or damaged
  • of the weather is unable to remove the patch
  • with medicated creams, lotions, gels or ointments

Talk to you pharmacist or doctor before using the patch if you:

  • have poor circulation, diabetes or arthritis or any other serious medical condition
  • suffer from skin conditions such as eczema or psoriasis, or have very sensitive skin
  • are pregnant

The patch contains iron powder, which could be harmful if eaten (Get medical advice straight away if this happens).

The patch is for external use only.


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