Pain and inflammation caused by backache, sports injury, a sprain or rheumatic and muscular pains can all be relieved by massaging in this gel.
Care Ibuprofen 5% w/w Gel. Topical analgesic and anti-inflammatory for backache, rheumatic and muscular pain, sprains and sports injuries. Contains Ibuprofen. Always read the label.
Use the top of the cap to pierce the metal seal.
Adults and children over 14 years: Squeeze 5-10cm of the gel (containing 50-100mg of ibuprofen) from the tube and lightly rub into the affected area until absorbed.
Use every 4 hours as required, with no more than 4 doses in any 24 hour period. Wash hands after each application.
Do not use on children under 14 years of age.
See the product label for more information or view the Patient Information Leaflet.
This is the leaflet included in the pack with a medicine. It gives information about taking or using a medicine. It is possible that the leaflet in your medicine pack may differ from this version because it may have been updated since your medicine was packaged.
If in doubt, always talk to a healthcare professional.
Joint pain can often by managed at home with anti-inflammatories, an ice pack and rest.
Who can use this product?
It can be used by adults, the elderly and children over 14 years. Should not be used during pregnancy. Do not use if you are allergic to ibuprofen or any other ingredients of Ibuprofen Gel (see section 2 of patient information leaflet for more information) , or had an allergic reaction,including asthma, inflammation of the inside of the nose, or nettle rash brought on by using aspirin, ibuprofen or other NSAIDs.