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Thera-Gesic Pain Plus Relieving Creme
Active Ingredients
Menthol 4%; Analgesic
Methyl Salicylate 25%; Counterirritant
 
Uses

Temporary relief of minor aches and pains of muscles and joints associated with:

  • arthritis
  • simple backaches
  • strains
  • bruises
  • sprains
Warnings

For external use only. Use only as directed. Avoid contact with eyes or mucous membranes. Do not bandage tightly. Do not bandage, wrap, or cover until after washing the areas where Thera-Gesic® has been applied.

Do not use

  • immediately after shower or bath
  • if skin is sensitive to oil of wintergreen (methyl salicylate)
  • on wounds or damaged skin

Ask a doctor before use

  • for children under 2 and through 12 years of age
  • if prone or sensitive to allergic reaction from aspirin or salicylate

When using this product

  • discontinue use if skin irritation develops, or redness is present
  • do not swallow
  • do not use a heating pad after application of Thera-Gesic®
  • do not recline on or cover treated area

Stop use and ask a doctor if condition worsens, or if symptoms persist for more than 7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days.

Keep out of reach of children to avoid accidental poisoning. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Directions
Adults and children 12 or more years of age: Apply thin layers of creme into and around the sore or painful area, not more than 3 to 4 times daily. The number of thin layers controls the intensity of the action of Thera-Gesic® PLUS. One thin layer provides a mild effect, two thin layers provide a strong effect, and three thin layers provide a very strong effect.
Other Information
Once Thera-Gesic® PLUS has penetrated the skin, the area may be washed, leaving it dry, clean, and fragrance-free without decreasing the effectiveness of the product. Store at 20-25°C (68-77°F).
Inactive Ingredients
Aloe Vera, Carbomer 980, Dimethicone, GLycerine, Methylparaben, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Trolamine, Water.
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