Back Pain

Back pain is extremely common and most of us will experience it in our lifetime. It is usually a symptom of stress caused to the muscles, tendons or ligaments of the back caused by poor posture, bending incorrectly, twisting the back or lifting a heavy object.


  • Back pain may manifest itself as an ache, tension or stiffness in their back

How can I manage back pain?

Gentle exercise such as walking or swimming can help relieve pain and painkillers are also effective. Ongoing pain may need further support such as physiotherapy.

Product recommendation

Try Solpadeine Plus or Solpadeine Max. Ask your pharmacist for more advice.

Solpadeine Plus Capsules, Solpadeine Plus Tablets, Solpadeine Plus Soluble Tablets and Solpadeine Max Soluble Tablets contain paracetamol, codeine phosphate hemihydrate and caffeine. Solpadeine Max Tablets contain paracetamol and codeine phosphate hemihydrate. Solpadeine Migraine Ibuprofen & Codeine Tablets contain ibuprofen and codeine phosphate hemihydrate. Solpadeine products should be taken for the short term treatment of acute moderate pain which is not relieved by paracetamol, ibuprofen or aspirin alone. Products containing codeine can be addictive and should be used for a maximum of three days. Solpadeine Headache Soluble Tablets contain paracetamol and caffeine – a mild analgesic and antipyretic formulated to give extra pain relief. Always read the leaflet.