Nurofen Joint & Back Pain Relief 5% Gel contains ibuprofen and belongs to a group of medicines called non-steroid anti-Inflammatory drugs (NSAID’s). These medicines reduce pain and inflammation, and bring down a high temperature. Nurofen Joint & Back Pain Relief 5% Gel is used to treat a number of painful conditions affecting the joints and muscles, such as backache, rheumatic and muscular pain, sprains, strains and sports injuries.
Check the seal is intact before first use. Invert cap to break seal.
Nurofen Joint & Back Pain 5% Gel is for use on the skin only and should only be used on healthy, unbroken skin.
Wash your hands after applying the gel, unless they are the site of treatment.
Nurofen Joint & Back Pain 5% gel is not recommended for children under 12 years.
If symptoms persist for more than 7 days, or worsen at any time, consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Do not use Nurofen Joint & Back Pain Relief 5% Gel:
Do not let the product come into contact with the eyes, mouth or lips.
Take care when using this product to protect the treated area from sunlight exposure. Do not smoke or go near naked flames - risk of severe burns. Fabric (clothing, bedding, dressings etc) that has been in contact with this product burns more easily and is a serious fire hazard. Washing clothing and bedding may reduce product build-up but not totally remove it.
Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before using Nurofen Joint & Back Pain Relief 5% Gel
The active substance is Ibuprofen.
The other ingredients are hydroxyethylcellulose, sodium hydroxide, benzyl alcohol, isopropyl alcohol, purified water.
Keep all medicines out the sight and reach of children.
Always consult the Patient Information Leaflet before using this medicine.