What are Cura-Heat Back & Shoulder Pain Heat Packs?
Cura-Heat Back & Shoulder Pain Heat Packs are self-heating patches that can warm and soothe painful back or shoulders. Each patch can provide 12 hours of heat to your sore muscles, providing up to 24 hours of pain relief with each patch. Perfect for those looking for a way to relieve back and shoulder pain without having to take medicines.
Why do my shoulders and back hurt?
Back and shoulder pain are very common ailments that will usually get better over time. Most causes of mild back and shoulder pain aren’t serious and you will normally see an improvement within 2 weeks, however you may still need to seek out pain relief to help you continue with your daily life until pain has eased. Some of the most common causes of back and shoulder pain include:
- Sports injury
- Sprains and straines
- Sitting or lying in an uncomfortable position for a long time
- Poor posture or sitting incorrectly while using a computer
How will these heat packs relieve pain in my back and shoulders?
Cura-Heat Back & Shoulder Pain Heat Packs use heat therapy to ease sore or painful muscles in your back or shoulders. These heat packs warm up when exposed to oxygen, providing hear that radiates through your muscles to the source of your pain, relieving stiffness and increasing mobility while helping your muscles to relax. This effect can last for up to 24 hours, providing long lasting pain relief.
How to use Cura-Heat Back & Shoulder Pain Heat Packs
Open sachet by hand and remove heat patch. Peel away paper strip and stick patch to clothing or underwear positioned over painful area. Do not apply heat pack directly to skin, pack can cause burns even at lower temperatures. The heat patch will activate within 1 minute of contact with air, heating up within 5 minutes, so do not open sachet before you are ready to use your Cura-Heat heat pack. Do not use Cura-Heat heat pack over same area for more than 12 hours a day, if you become uncomfortable while using this product remove it immediately. Allow air to circulate over the patch, do not apply extra pressure by wearing tight clothing over the patch or lying or sitting on top of your heat pack. Do not wear Cura-Heat heat pack while sleeping.
When should Cura-Heat Back & Shoulder Pain Heat Packs not be used?
Cura-Heat Heat Packs are not suitable for use on children under the age of 12. Do not use this product at the same time as other creams, rubs, lotions, or sprays that are applied to the skin or with other heat sources. Do not apply heat packs over broken, bruised, reddened, inflamed, or irritated skin. Do not use this product if you are allergic to any of the listed components. Cura-Heat Heat Packs are not suitable for those who are bedridden or prone to skin ulcers. Do not use on thin or delicate fabrics, adhesive may cause damage and skin could be directly exposed to heat through thin fabric. Do not cut, fold, or tear the heat patch and do not get into contact with liquids. Do not attempt to microwave heat patch to reheat.
This product is a medicine; make sure to speak to your doctor or Chemist-4-U pharmacist before taking this product if you have an underlying medical problem or are taking any other medicine or complementary therapy. If your symptoms get worse or continue after taking this product, contact us or your doctor. For medical services in your area, please refer to https://www.nhs.uk
If you are pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, speak to your doctor or our pharmacist before taking this product. If you suffer from any allergies, ask your doctor or our pharmacist if this medicine is right for you.
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