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The active substance is ibuprofen. Ibuprofen belongs to a group of medicines called Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs), which work by changing how the body responds to pain, swelling and high temperature. The medicated plaster locally delivers ibuprofen continuously at the site of pain over 24 hours of application.
Nurofen Durance is indicated for the short-term treatment of local pain in acute muscular strains, or sprains in benign traumas close to the joint of the upper or lower limb in adults and adolescents aged 16 years and older.
Directions for use:
Adults and adolescents aged 16 years and over:
Method of application:
1. To remove a medicated plaster, tear or cut along the dotted line on the sachet.
2. Remove the plastic film marked (A) and place the adhesive strip over the middle of the pain area.
3. Remove plastic film marked (B) and stretching slightly, smooth this part of the medicated plaster onto your skin.
4. Remove plastic film marked (C).
5. Stretching slightly, smooth the rest of the medicated plaster onto your skin.
Duration of Treatment:
You should use as few doses as you need for the shortest time necessary to relieve your symptoms. Do not use this medicine for more than 5 days unless instructed to do so by your doctor.
Do not use Nurofen Durance if you:
Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before using Nurofen Durance if you:
If you have any other medical conditions or are on medication for another medical condition, consult with your doctor or pharmacist before taking this medication
The active substance is ibuprofen.
One medicated plaster contains 200mg of ibuprofen.
The other ingredients are: Adhesive layer: Macrogol 400, Macrogol 20000, Levo-Menthol, Styrene-Isoprene-Styrene Block Copolymer, Polyisobutylene, Hydrogenated Rosin Glycerol Ester, Liquid Paraffin, Backing layer:Woven Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Release liner: Silicone coated Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET)
Keep all medicines out the sight and reach of children.
Always consult the Patient Information Leaflet before using this medicine.