Fastum Gel contains a medicine called ketoprofen. Fastum Gel belongs to a group of medicines called NonSteroidal Anti- Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs). These reduce inflammation and relieve pain.
Fastum Gel is used to relieve the pain of soft tissue injuries, and acute strains and sprains. Fastum Gel should
only be used by adults and children over 12 years of age.
How to apply Fastum Gel
It is important to use Fastum Gel as directed:
tube: unscrew the cap and pierce the aluminium seal with the point in the top of the cap.
Apply a length of gel 5-10 cm (2-4 inches) long to the skin of the affected area two or three times daily.
pump dispenser: when using the pump dispenser for the first time, press the top of the dispenser several
How and where to use Fastum Gel
Fastum Gel is for external use only
Gently massage the gel on the area you need to treat
Wash your hands immediately after use
Do not apply Fastum Gel to sore, broken or infected skin
Do not use Fastum Gel near the eyes, mouth, nostrils, anal and genital regions
Stop using Fastum Gel if you get a rash, itchy or sensitive skin after use
Do not use with an air-tight or water-tight dressing (i.e. do not bandage, wrap, or cover the area with a
Do not use too much of this medicine.
Protection from the sun and sunbeds
Do not expose the skin that has been treated with Fastum Gel to direct sunlight or sunbeds during treatment
or for the following 2 weeks.