Frequently asked questions
Are there any limitations on the age of patients using 4head?
4head can be used by adults, the elderly and children. However, when young children complain of headaches, it is normally appropriate to discuss this first with their doctor.
How often can 4head be used?
4head can be used as required. If local sensations cause concern, subsequent applications should be less frequent or applied over a smaller area. In rare instances of more severe reactions, use should be avoided unless on medical advice.
Will 4head react with any other medicines, either oral or topical?
There are no confirmed reports demonstrating evidence of interactions between the use of 4head and other medicines. However, 4head should not be used at the same time as any other treatments applied to the forehead or if there is any skin condition present on the forehead.
Can 4head be used at the same time as oral analgesics?
Yes. There are no confirmed reports demonstrating evidence of interactions between 4head and oral analgesics.
Can 4head be used by patients with asthma?
Although there are no confirmed reports demonstrating evidence of complications when 4head is used by asthmatics, such patients should take care to use it in a well ventilated area.
Can 4head be used by diabetic patients?
Can 4head be used when acne, eczema or other skin conditions are present on the forehead?
4head should not be used if the skin of the forehead is cut, broken or abnormal in any other way (e.g. cases of acne, eczema or other skin conditions).
Can 4head be used during pregnancy/breast-feeding?
This product can be used during pregnancy and while breast-feeding. The ingredient has been in widespread use in this and similar preparations for many years, without significant adverse reports. However, safety trials have not been conducted.
How much does 4head cost?
Available from supermarkets and pharmacies everywhere, 4head Stick costs £5.95 (RRP) and each pack is sufficient for more than 100 applications, offering great value.
4head QuickStrip costs £3.49 (RRP) and each pack contains 4 strips. One strip is enough for up to 6 hours of headache and migraine relief.