What are Ibuleve cooling patches?
Ibuleve cooling patches are designed to bring fast cooling, soothing relief to painful or aching muscles. They can be used all over the body to provide relief wherever you need it most. Ideal for those suffering with muscle pains and looking for a cooling treatment that can be used alongside any pain killers that are taken by mouth.
What can these patches be used for?
Ibuleve cooling patches can be used to soothe many different kinds of aches and pains all over the body. The most popular uses for this product include relief from:
- Muscle pain
- Rheumatic pain
- Sprains and strains
- Sports injuries
How will this product relieve my pain?
Ibuleve cooling patches use a water-absorbing polymer to provide cooling relief to your sore or aching muscles. This polymer uses a process called evaporative cooling, absorbing water in the affected area, cooling and soothing the area quickly to provide effective relief for aches and pains.
How to use Ibuleve cooling patches.
Remove one Ibuleve cooling patch from the resealable sachet and reseal immediately to prevent other patches from drying out. Remove the transparent film from the back of the patch and apply to affected area, sticky side down. Cooling effect will last for around three hours, use patch for as long as needed before discarding with regular household waste. Use each patch only once. Make sure affected area is clean and dry before using Ibuleve cooling patches.
When should Ibuleve cooling patches not be used?
Ibuleve cooling patches are not suitable for use on children under the age of 7. Do not use Ibuleve cooling patches if you are allergic to any of the listed ingredients. For external use only, do not use on or near the eyes. Contact with eyes, nose or mouth can cause irritation. Do not apply to broken or irritated skin. Do not freeze or refrigerate Ibuleve cooling patches.
Does this product have side effects?
Like all medications, Ibuleve cooling patches can have side effects, although not everyone will get them. These side effects include:
- Faint skin redness in area of application.
- Allergic reactions, such as itching, swelling, or redness.
- Temporary, mild watering of the eyes if product is used near the face.
If you experience these or any other side effects while using Ibuleve cooling patches, stop use immediately and speak to your doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist right away.
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.
Store all medicines out of sight and reach of children.
Please read the included leaflet carefully before using this product.
Please contact your GP if appropriate regarding this product.
Written on: 18/06/2018
Next review: 17/06/2020
Written by: LH
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