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Superdrug Muscle Rub 40g


£4.98 per 100g

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Superdrug Muscle Rub is a topical ointment to relieve pain in aching joints and muscles.


Topical ointment for easing aching joints and muscles. Relieves pain in lumbago and sciatica.

Warnings or Restrictions

Do not use if you are allergic (e.g. skin reactions or asthma) to any of the ingredients or eucalyptol or painkillers such as aspirin, ibuprofen and other NSAIDs. Not to be used on a child who has ever had a seizure. Consult your doctor before use if you are asthmatic or have an active peptic ulcer. Pregnancy or breast-feeding: use not recommended. Children or teenagers: do not use during or immediately after chickenpox, flu or other viral infections. There is a theoretical risk of developing Reyes syndrome because this product contains aspirin (salicylate). Children under 5 years of age: use not recommended. Consult a doctor if joint pain with swelling of the joints, redness or fever occurs. Eye contact with unwashed hands may cause irritation.

Product Specification

Active Ingredients: Each g contains: Cajuput Oil 0.12% v/w, Eucalyptus Oil 1% v/w, Levomenthol 0.5% w/w, Methyl Salicylate 9.12% v/w. Full Ingredients List: Each g contains: Cajuput Oil 0.12% v/w, Eucalyptus Oil 1% v/w, Levomenthol 0.5% w/w, Methyl Salicylate 9.12% v/w, Paraffin Wax and White Soft Paraffin.

Size (40) Unit (G) Height (4) Width (14.2) Depth (3.2)

Product code: 118648


Carton - Card widely recycled.

Product Uses

Adults,elderly and children over 5 years of age: Massage gently into the affected area two or three times daily. Always try on a small area first. Wash hands before and after use. Do not apply to broken or irritated skin. Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes. Discontinue use if redness or irritation occurs. Consult a doctor if symptoms worsen, or persist after two weeks. Use this medicine only on your skin. Do not exceed the stated dose.

Tips & Advice

Using other medicines: Consult your doctor before use if you are taking any anticoagulant medicines such as warfarin. Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking any other medicines obtained with or without a prescription. Skin irritation may rarely occur. Consult a doctor if you experience any other side effects. If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side effects not listed above. You can also report side effects directly via the Yellow Card Scheme at: By reporting side effects you can help provide more information on the safety of this medicine. If this product comes into contact with dressings and clothing the fabric can be easily ignited with a naked flame. You should keep away from fire.


United Kingdom

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Despatched directly from our supplier, with delivery within 5 working days. Sorry, we can't deliver this item to store for collection.

Republic of Ireland

Standard Delivery - £3*

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Sweden, Denmark & Finland

Standard Delivery - £9.99

order before 2pm - arrives 3 to 5 days

Please note the following:
  • We do not deliver on Sundays or bank holidays.
  • Next day Store Delivery Available for collection next day after 1pm if ordered before 6pm today: £1.50 or FREE with orders over £10. Please Note: Unfortunately we cannot guarantee 1pm next day delivery to a small number of our stores: Buckie, Fort William, Fraserburgh, Inverurie, Oban, Peterhead, Stornoway and Wick.
  • FREE Standard Delivery for registered Health & Beautycard customers will be added at the last stage of check out. No minimum spend required.
  • Order cut-off for all delivery services is 2pm (UK time). Orders placed after 2pm will be treated, for the purposes of delivery, as having been placed the next working day.
  • Working days are defined as Monday - Friday (excluding bank and public holidays) - therefore any orders placed after 2pm on Friday will not be processed until Monday.
  • Delivery will be through Royal Mail.
  • Larger deliveries may require a signature to confirm receipt. If a signature cannot be obtained, the carrier may ask a neighbour to sign for the delivery. Deliveries that require a signature will not be left if a signature cannot be obtained. If the carrier leaves the delivery with a neighbour or at your local post office, they will leave a card for you telling you where it is.
  • Where a signature is given by someone other than you or the parcel is left at your local post office, the order will be treated as having been delivered.
  • You may, when placing your order online, specify a different delivery address than your payment address if that is more convenient for you.
  • All delivery timescales are approximate and subject to availability. The precise timing of a delivery cannot be specified.
  • Customers are advised that next day delivery is not available for orders to be delivered to the Isle of Wight, Channel Islands, Scottish Islands or BFPO addresses.
  • Customers are also advised that we are unable to send aerosols or flammable products to Northern Ireland, Channel Islands, Scottish Islands or BFPO addresses.

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