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Why use Deep Heat

Heat Rub

  • For the relief of muscular pains and stiffness
  • Relieves rheumatic pain, back pain, sciatica and fibrositis
  • Pain Relief WITH Heat Therapy
  • Can be used before or after exercise
Heat Rub
About Deep Heat Heat Rub
When to use & How it works

Deep Heat Rub is recommended for the relief of muscular pains and stiffness including back and rheumatic pain, sciatica, fibrositis, sprains and chilblains. Can be used before and after exercise.

Penetrating heat therapy helps to increase blood supply to relax and soothe in aching, injured and sore muscles.

How to use

Use this medicine only on your skin.

Adults and children over 5 years should gently massage Deep Heat Heat Rub into the affected area until the cream is rubbed in.

Apply a thin layer to the skin 2 – 3 times daily and wash hands immediately after use.

Always read the label.

Sizes available

35g, 67g, 100g.


Methyl Salicylate, Racemic Menthol, Eucalyptus oil, Turpentine oil, Sodium cetylstearyl sulphate, Cetostearyl alcohol, Propylene glycol, Wool fat (lanolin), Liquid paraffin, purified water

Please read the label for warnings and precautions for use.

Deep Heat Heat Rub is a medicine for muscular aches and pains. Always read the label.

Please read the enclosed leaflet for warnings and precautions for use.

Do not use if you are allergic to any of the ingredients or painkillers such as aspirin, ibuprofen and other NSAIDs.

Not to be used in children under 5 years.

Consult your doctor before use if you are pregnant, breast feeding, asthmatic or on any prescribed medicines. 

Keep all medicines out of the sight and reach of children.


Who is Deep Heat suitable for?

Deep Heat Pain Relief patch provides therapeutic pain relief for joint stiffness and sore muscles, helping to restore movement.

Deep Heat Heat Rub, Deep Heat Heat Spray and Deep Heat Max Strength are suitable for rheumatic pain.

Deep Heat Muscle Massage Roll-on Lotion helps relieve tight, tense muscles.

Do all Deep Heat products smell?

No – Deep Heat Patches and Warming Belt are completely odourless and provide effective pain relief. Ideal to help get you through the day.

Can Deep Heat products be used by diabetics?

Before you use Deep Heat products you should speak to your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking any other regular medication. This includes medicines prescribed by your doctor and medicines that you have bought without prescription.

Can Deep Heat products be used at the same time as oral painkillers?

Please tell your doctor or pharmacist before using any Deep Heat medicines if you are taking or have recently taken oral painkillers or any other medicines. This includes medicines you have bought without a prescription. There is no reason why Deep Heat Pain Relief Patches, Warming Belt or Muscle Massage Roll-on cannot be used at the same time as oral painkillers.

Can Deep Heat products be used on broken/infected/inflamed skin?

Do not use Deep Heat products on broken, infected or inflamed skin.

Can you use Deep Heat products if you are pregnant or breastfeeding?

As with all pain relieving products, consult your doctor or pharmacist before using Deep Heat during pregnancy or breastfeeding.

Medicines can effect the unborn baby. Always talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking any medicine in pregnancy.

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Where to buy

The Deep Heat range is the UK’s No. 1 selling heat brand, and is available from most supermarkets, high street and  community pharmacies nationwide and Amazon.