Cura-Heat Direct to Skin Back Pain - Max Size 2s
In order to buy non-prescription medicines you must be a registered user of our site as we are obliged to record your transaction history. We also ask that you complete our questionnaire so our pharmacy team can check that this product is suitable for you to buy.
Disabled or chronically sick people can claim VAT relief on purchases for personal or domestic use that are applicable to their disability or sickness.
Stock sold out
We're sorry, this product has sold out and we won't be receiving any further stock.
Collect 24 Boots Advantage Card points with this purchase
The penetrating heat action of Cura-Heat Direct to Skin Back Pain Max Size lasts for 8 hours and once removed pain relief can continue for a further 8 hours, resulting in up to 16 hours pain relief.
Cura-Heat Direct to Skin Back Pain Max Size can be applied directly to the skin for those who prefer direct skin application heat therapy.
Cura-Heat Direct to Skin Back Pain Max Size are twice the size of regular Cura-Heat and cover a larger area of the lower back, making them suitable for people who desire warming relief over a larger area and may suffer from acute back pain.
Simply open the sachet and apply directly to the skin over the painful area where the head radiates through to the source of pain - decreasing stiffness, improving mobility and relaxing tense/aching muscles.
Non-medicinal, fragrance free and with a thin discreet design.
People who desire warming relief over a larger area and may suffer from acute back pain
How to use
Please read all instructions and precautions prior to use and retain for future reference.
- Ensure the skin is dry and clean over the place of application.
- Open sachet by hand (do not cut with scissors), remove and unfold the heat patch.
- Gently peel away the paper strip from both ends on the back of the heat patch.
- Apply adhesive side of the patch to the skin over the painful area.
- The heat patch activates within 1 minute and will heat up within 5 minutes once the sachet has been opened.
- After use slowly peel off the heat patch and then dispose with normal household waste. (Do not incinerate the heat patch)
Each heat patch is single use.
Store in a cool dry place avoiding direct sunlight.
Use by expiry date indicated.
Store out of reach of children and pets.
Hazards and Cautions
Do not use heat patch on children 12 years and under.
Do not use in conjunction with other creams, rubs, lotions, sprays applied to the skin or with/ near to other heat sources.
Do not use heat patch over an area with the presence of redness, inflammation, over broken/ bruised or irritated skin.
Do not use heat patch on those who have experienced allergic reaction to medicines or cosmetics in the past.
Do not bring heat patch into contact with liquids.
Do not cut or tear the heat patch.
Do not microwave or attempt to reheat heat patch.
Do not knead heat patch - heat is released within minutes.
The heat patch is air activated - do not open the sachet until you are ready to use it.
It is normal to experience slight skin redness after removing the heat patch - if your skin is still red after a few hours, stop using the heat patch until the redness goes away completely.
If symptoms persist or worsen seek medical advice.
If misused heat patches can cause burns even at low temperatures.
Follow instructions carefully and check the area of application frequently. To prevent risk of burns:
Do not use over the same area for more than 8 hours in any 24 hour period.
Allow air to circulate over the heat patch and do not apply extra pressure for example by lying on the heat patch or wearing tight clothing over the heat patch.
If the heat patch becomes uncomfortably hot remove immediately.
This heat patch should be used with careful supervision on those unable to remove the product by themselves such as the elderly or physically disabled.
Do not use whilst sleeping.
If a rash develops discontinue use immediately.
This heat patch is not suitable for period or IBS pain
Never use this heat patch in any area of the body other than the neck and shoulder area.
For delicate, aging skin, apply adhesive side of the patch to clothing.
Please consult your doctor or pharmacist before using this product if you:
- Have rheumatoid arthritis.
- Have heart disease.
- Have poor circulation.
- Have nerve damage or sensory impairment.
- Have a skin condition.
- Are diabetic.
- Are pregnant.
- To determine whether heat therapy is appropriate for you.
Iron, activated carbon and water.