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I need a gel for aching heels but I take Warfarin and it must

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I need a gel for aching heels but I take Warfarin and it must not contain aspirin or ibuprofen. Can you recommend anything that I can buy across the counter at a chemist? I can then get something quickly before I see my GP.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
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Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.
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there are arthritis gels which contain menthol which do not contain aspirin or ibuprofen.

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if you have aching heels, you should be stretching and icing your heels as well.

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you can try Australian Dream Arthritis Pain Relief Cream

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this has a histamine topical anesthetic in it and has no aspirin or ibuprofen

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BenGay cream has Camphor 4%, Menthol 10%, Methyl Salicylate 30% and no aspirin or ibuprofen.

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http://www.thenaturalonline.com/bhi-heel-traumeel-ointment-3-53-oz-ointment.html?gclid=CJas6rCP7sICFVNp7AodVVMAjQ

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Traumeel is a homeopathic gel ointment which really works and I have used myself to help knee and joint pains and can be tough to find

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