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Phorpain Max Strength Gel is a topical pain relief treatment suitable for various aches and pains around the body. This gel is can help to reduce the pain associated with rheumatic, muscular and non-serious arthritic conditions.
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What is Phorpain Max Strength Gel?
Phorpain Gel is a prescription-only maximum-strength gel that can relieve pain and inflammation caused by muscular and joint injuries. This maximum-strength gel can treat various painful conditions, including sprains, strains, mild to moderate arthritic conditions and nerve pain (neuralgia).
How does it work?
Phorpain gel is a non-steroid anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that contains the active ingredient ibuprofen. Ibuprofen works by reducing the hormones that are causing pain and swelling in the body as a result of an injury or pre-existing concern.
Is Phorpain Max Strength Gel suitable for me?
Phorpain gel is a topical prescription medication intended for use by adults aged 18 years and over. Not intended for use by those pregnant or breastfeeding.
The product images shown may represent the range of products, or be for illustration purposes only and may not be an exact representation of the product.
All medications can cause potential side effects, below we have listed some potential side effects, however, these do not always occur.
- Abdominal Pain (pains in your stomach).
Disclaimer: This website does not constitute as medical advice, you should also consult with a doctor before taking medication. If you experience any major reactions to any medication you are taking, you must seek immediate medical attention.
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All orders placed before 14:00 on weekdays will be delivered the next working day. For the majority of the UK, medication will be dispatched by Royal Mail, Monday to Friday, if ordered before 14:00. Dispatches are sent using Royal Mail's Next-Day Tracked 24-Hour service. We will email you tracking information directly and you should receive your order the day after dispatch.
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We know that many of our customers turn to us when they need personal medication, preferring to use our online service rather than shopping for the product face to face. That is why our delivery is always discreetly packaged in plain brown boxes or enveloped. You will not have to worry about any content descriptions, and the package will be for your eyes only!
Commonly Used Dosage Guidelines for Phorpain Gel.
Phorpain Gel Maximum Strength is designed for topical (on the skin) application only. Never take the gel by mouth.
- Adults: Squeeze 2 to 5cm (i.e. 0.8 to 2 inches) of gel from the tube on affected area.
- Massage until absorbed. This dose should not be repeated more frequently than every four hours and no more than four times a day in any 24 hour period. The amount of gel squeezed would be equivalent to 50 to 125mg of ibuprofen.
Phorpain Gel Maximum Strength should only be used on healthy, unbroken skin. Do not use it on or near cuts or grazes or under dressings such as plasters. Also, do not use it on the genital area.
Disclaimer: This website does not provide medical advice. No information listed on this website is intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health care provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition or treatment before undergoing a new health care regimen, and never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.
Phorpain Max Strength Gel Patient Leaflet
This is a quick process and should only take 1 - 2 minutes. All of your answers are confidential, and just like a GP consultation, you will know what treatment is most suitable for you instantly upon completion.
Once you have completed the quick online form, select the treatment option most suitable to you and checkout securely.
A medical professional will review your answers to the online medical consultation and determine if it’s safe to prescribe and what treatments are available.
Buy Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel Online
Please note the information below is intended for general knowledge, please read the patient information leaflet and/or the information provided by a healthcare professional for more specific guidance. This information should not substitute medical advice.
You can buy Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel online from our UK-registered online pharmacy partners. Complete an online consultation form and our system will show you if you are eligible to purchase Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel online. Our pharmacists will then review your order of Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel and dispatch it discreetly to your address.
How to buy Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel online?
You can buy Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel by following the following steps.
- Fill out our online consultation form
- If you are eligible to purchase Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel you will be shown it as one of your treatment options
- Pay online and receive your order to the comfort of your chosen address
Can I get Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel on the NHS?
Whether or not you can get Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel on the NHS is dependent on your local guidelines and eligibility status. It is best to contact your local GP service if you are unsure of whether you can get Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel from the NHS.
Can you get Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel over the counter?
No, you can’t get Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel over the counter without a prescription or consultation. Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel is a regulated medication so all purchases need to have a prescription and/or suitable consultation form completed.
Can I buy Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel online even if I have never taken it before?
A prescribing pharmacist will need to review your consultation form before the medication can be dispatched. One of our partner prescribing pharmacists will review the consultation form and will decide if you are eligible to buy Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel.
Is Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel safe?
If you have been prescribed Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel then it is at the discretion of the prescriber.
However, all medications can potentially have adverse effects and should be taken exactly as prescribed. If you experience any side effects when taking Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel then you should contact a doctor immediately.
Are there any foods that should be avoided when taking Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel?
We recommend you read the patient information leaflet for this product thoroughly before taking the treatment. This is essential to understanding any interactions that can occur and to take the medication safely.
Can I buy Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel from Boots?
It is generally possible to purchase medication, including Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel, from UK pharmacies like Boots. However, I recommend checking the Boots website or contacting Boots directly for the most current and accurate information. Remember to consult with a healthcare professional before starting any new medication.
Can I buy Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel from Superdrug?
If you would like to buy Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel, you will need to check availability on the Superdrug website.
Can I buy Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel from Amazon?
Amazon does not sell medication such as Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel, as they are not a pharmacy service provider. Always check with Amazon to see what they sell.
How long does Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel take to work?
The time it takes for a Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel to work can vary greatly depending on several factors, such as the strength, the individual's age, weight, and overall health, as well as any potential interactions with other medications or substances. Generally, the effects of Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel may be noticeable within the time frame outlined by the prescribing pharmacist. It is important to follow the prescribed dosage and instructions provided by your healthcare professional, and to consult them if you have any concerns or questions about the medication's efficacy or possible side effects.
How effective is Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel?
The effectiveness of Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel can vary significantly depending on various factors, such as the dosage, the condition being treated, the individual's age, weight, and overall health, as well as the presence of any other medications or substances that might interact with it. While some medications may be highly effective for certain individuals and conditions, others might experience a lesser degree of benefit or may require adjustments to the dosage or additional treatments to achieve the desired results.
What are the risks of taking Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel?
At Welzo, we are dedicated to providing our customers with accurate and comprehensive information about medications. We believe that understanding the potential risks and side effects associated with a medication is essential for making informed decisions about your health. This guide outlines some general considerations for assessing the risks of medication and includes references to the National Health Service (NHS) for further information.
- Read the Patient Information Leaflet (PIL): Every medication comes with a Patient Information Leaflet, which provides essential details about the drug, its uses, and potential side effects. Be sure to read this leaflet carefully before starting any new medication. The Electronic medicines compendium has a list of patient leaflets. you can visit by heading to medicines.org
- Be aware of potential side effects: All medications have the potential to cause side effects, ranging from mild and short-lived symptoms to more serious, long-lasting issues. It's important to understand the possible side effects of a medication and how to manage them. The NHS has a helpful resource on managing medication side effects, while also speaking to a healthcare professional is important in understanding any potential risks of taking Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel.
- Interactions with other medications: Some medications may interact with others, leading to increased side effects or reduced effectiveness. Make sure to inform your healthcare professional about all the medications and supplements you are currently taking. The NHS offers a useful tool for checking potential drug interactions here.
- Contraindications and precautions: Certain medical conditions or factors may make it unsafe for you to take a particular medication. Before starting any new medication, inform your healthcare professional about your medical history and any current health issues. The NHS provides more information about contraindications and precautions here.
- Appropriate use and dosage: It's crucial to follow the prescribed dosage and instructions for taking a medication to ensure its effectiveness and minimise the risk of side effects. The NHS has a useful guide on using medicines safely here.
- Monitoring and follow-up: Some medications require regular monitoring or follow-up appointments with your healthcare professional to ensure their safety and effectiveness. Be sure to schedule and attend these appointments as needed.
Can I buy Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel in the UK?
Yes, you can buy Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel in the UK with a valid prescription and or consultation form. Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel is available in the UK for purchase from local pharmacies with a valid prescription and or consultation and to purchase from Welzo if in stock. It is imperative that you ensure that the pharmacy you are buying the products from is licensed and registered with the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC).
Where can I buy Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel?
You can buy Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel online from Welzo.com upon completion of a consultation form and a free review from a prescribing pharmacist.
Are Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel users satisfied with the product?
We have a list of reviews from customers taking Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel at the bottom of this page. For more information of the reviews of Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel head over to drugs.com for further details.
Can I buy Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel from an online pharmacy?
Yes, you can purchase Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel from an online pharmacy. However, this is dependent on your eligibility for the medication.
How much does Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel cost?
The costs of Phorpain (Ibuprofen) Max Strength 5% Gel are listed at the top of the page. Pricing is provided as a reference as treatment options will be shown upon completing the consultation form.
How long does Phorpain Gel take to work?
When using a topical ibuprofen product such as Phorpain Gel, it should start to work within 1 to 2 days.
How long can I use Phorpain Gel for?
You should only use this product for two weeks. If your condition does not improve or becomes worse at any time, speak to your doctor or pharmacist.
How often can Phorpain Gel be used?
You should not use Phorpain Gel more frequently than every four hours and no more than four times a day in any 24-hour period.
What are the ingredients in Phorpain Gel?
Phorpain gel contains:
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