How does Iodex work to relieve back pain?
Iodex UltraGel is clinically proven to shorten your recovery time7 and provide relief from back pain. Simple backache is generally attributed to internal inflammation of muscles. Iodex UltraGel contains diclofenac, which works by reducing chemicals in your body that cause inflammation. Its Emulgel technology helps the gel to penetrate deep through the skin to enhance delivery of the active ingredient, diclofenac, to the site of pain and swelling, making it an effective pain reliever.
Iodex UltraGel’s Emulgel formulation allows it to permeate the skin 7 times deeper,8 thus treating the pain at its root. Gently massage the gel into the skin of affected area, it penetrates and provides additional cooling and soothing effect at the site of pain and inflammation.
Iodex Rapid Action Pain Relief Spray
It is a unique blend of 5 active ingredients. They are known to penetrate the skin, reduce internal inflammation and provide targeted relief from back pain.
Iodex Multi-Purpose Pain Relief Balm
It is a power packed formula of 5 active ingredients – Gandapuro Tel, Nilgiri Tel, Turpine Ka Tel, Peppermint Satva and Lavanga Ka Tel. These ingredients are known to help provide a soothing relief from back pain.7
How to use Iodex for back pain
Iodex has a range of products for back pain treatment : Iodex UltraGel, Iodex Rapid Action Pain Relief Spray and Iodex Multi-Purpose Pain Relief Balm.
Using Iodex UltraGel
Using Iodex UltraGel for back pain couldn’t be simpler Here’s how to use Iodex UltraGel:
- Open your tube of Iodex UltraGel
- Squeeze out an amount ranging in size from a cherry to a walnut, depending on the size of the affected area.
- Gently rub into the skin above where you are experiencing body pain
- Apply Iodex UltraGel as indicated on the product label
As soon as your pain subsides, stop using Iodex UltraGel for back pain. If your pain and swelling do not improve within 7 days, or if it gets worse, please consult your doctor.
Do not apply to skin with conditions such as cuts, open wounds, or on skin that has a rash or eczema. Discontinue the treatment if a skin rash develops after applying the product.
A brace or non-sealed, breathable wrap or sports bandage commonly used for injuries like sprains can be used together with Iodex UltraGel, but do not apply Iodex UltraGel under occlusive (i.e. plastic, airtight, or watertight) dressings.
For further details regarding precautions to take when using Iodex UltraGel or other products, please read the FAQs below, or the product label and leaflet, and if in doubt consult your doctor.
How much Iodex UltraGel to apply to relieve back pain
How much Iodex UltraGel to apply depends on the treatment area. Anywhere between a cherry size to a walnut size amount of gel should be sufficient when you use Iodex UltraGel for back pain.
When you start feeling relief from back pain, you will be well on your way to experiencing the joy to pick up your favourite toddler for a hug, saying yes to tearing up a dance floor with much-missed friends, or even just sitting in your favourite chair putting a puzzle together. You will be on the path to regaining your shape and living pain free.