Nurofen Gel is gently rubbed into the skin for the temporary relief of pain and inflammation associated with acute soft tissue injuries including sprains, strains and sports injuries.
*Do not reapply more gel within 4 hours.
*Do not apply more than 4 times in 24hours.
*Do not use it on broken skin, on the lips or near the eyes.
*Do not use if you are allergic to aspirin, ibuprofen or other anti-inflammatory medicines.
*If you have asthma which you know is aggravated by the use of analgesics (pain relievers), check with your pharmacist or doctor before using Nurofen Gel.
*It is recommended that Nurofen Gel should not be used during pregnancy except under medical supervision.
*Do not use during the last three months of pregnancy.
Contains Ibuprofen 5% w/w
Adults and children over 12 years:
Squeeze 4-10cm of gel onto affected area then replace the cap. (This represents a dose of 50-125mg of Ibuprofen.)
Gently rub in until it is absorbed - then wash your hands.
Talk to your doctor if symptoms worsen, if there is no improvement after 7 days use or if new symptoms develop.
Seek medical advice before using on children under 12 years of age.
Discontinue use if a rash or irritation occurs.