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Flexiseq Gel for Joint Pain & Stiffness
Flexiseq is a clinically-proven, drug-free gel to relieve pain and stiffness in joints caused by osteoarthritis. You can buy Flexiseq gel online in 50g tubes from The Independent Pharmacy.
Flexiseq Max Strength Gel Information
What is Flexiseq Max Strength Gel and what is it used for?
Flexiseq Max Strength Osteo is a drug-free gel, containing Sequessome Technology, that offers targeted pain relief and lubrication for sore, stiff joints caused by osteoarthritis allowing you to move more freely and easily.
How does Flexiseq Gel work?
Flexiseq Max Strength Gel uses Sequessome Technology to help target pain inside the joints by lubricating damaged, worn-out cartilage and reducing friction for people affected by osteoarthritis.
Sequessome Technology is unique to Flexiseq products, containing oily droplets that are both flexible and full of moisture allowing them to quickly be absorbed through the skin and into the joints where they form a lubricating barrier over the cartilage where it helps to reduce pain and stiffness, helps you to become more mobile.
How quickly does Flexiseq Max Strength Gel work?
Flexiseq Max Strength Osteo Gel will work within 10 minutes when used as directed. If you do not allow this product to fully dry you may impair its functionality of it and notice a reduced effect.
Once you have applied Flexiseq Gel to the affected joint, it needs to be left to dry for 10 minutes before covering. If the gel takes less than 10 minutes to dry you have likely not applied enough and should apply a small amount more.
Alternatives to Flexiseq Max Strength Gel
Osteoarthritis can be a very painful and debilitating condition but with the correct management, it can help you to enjoy your daily life.
Non-prescription treatments include:
- Oral painkillers - paracetamol or ibuprofen
- Topical creams and gels - Ibuprofen Gel or Movelat Cream
If you are finding that you are unable to manage your pain, discomfort and stiffness using non-prescription treatments alone it is recommended that you discuss further treatment options with a doctor or specialist.
Flexiseq Max Strength Gel warnings
- Keep out of reach of children.
- Do not swallow and avoid contact with your eyes.
- Do not use it if you are allergic to any other ingredients.
- Do not use on open wounds or broken or infected skin.
Flexiseq Gel in pregnancy & breastfeeding
You should not use Flexiseq Gel if you are pregnant or breastfeeding without first discussing your treatment options with a doctor or pharmacist.
How to use Flexiseq Max Strength Gel
Flexiseq Gel is for external use only and should be applied directly to the skin surrounding the affected joints to relieve pain and stiffness.
- Apply twice a day, morning and night, enough gel to cover the affected joints.
- Use your hands to spread the gel over the front and back of the joint, evenly.
- Allow Flexiseq to dry for 10 minutes before covering.
- Wash your hands after use.
Flexiseq Max Strength Gel ingredients
Each 50g tube of Flexiseq contains: Aqua, Phosphatidylcholine, Alcohol, Glycerin, Carbomer, Polysorbate 80, Disodium phosphate, Sodium hydroxide, Benzyl alcohol, Methylparaben, Ethylparaben, Linalool, Disodium EDTA, Sodium phosphate, Sodium metabisulfite, BHT.
Flexiseq Gel side effects
Side effects are uncommon when using Flexiseq, however, some people have experienced some mild irritation affecting their skin.
Side effects include:
These symptoms are likely to resolve on their own without treatment in a few days, however, if they do not resolve or you are worried about any side effects you may be experiencing you should speak to a doctor for advice.