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Salonpas arthritis pain

Generic name: methyl salicylate topical [meth-il-sa-liss-il-ate-top-ik-al]
names of brands: arthricare cream, boroleum, castiva cooling, coats aloe liniment for analgesics, cold and hot pain relief,… Show the 25 brands
drug class: topical rubefacient

What is Salonpas arthritis pain?

Salonpas arthritis pain (for your skin) is a remedy for short-term relief from minor pains and aches caused by strains, sprains, and arthritis, bruising the pain of nerves, and basic backache or discomfort in the lower back.

Salonpas arthritis pain may also be used for reasons not covered in this guideline for medication.

Side effects of Salonpas arthritis pain

Contact a medical professional immediately. If you are experiencing warning signs of a reaction, such as symptoms of hives, difficulty breathing, and swelling of your lips, face, and tongue,

Salonpas arthritis pain may cause serious side effects. Stop taking salonpas arthritis pain and call your physician immediately in case you experience:

  • Redness or swelling of the area treated
  • An increase in pain, more pain
  • Intense skin irritation, like severe skin irritation, such as a blister, itching, pain, or blisters.

The less serious side effects could be more likely, and you could not experience any whatsoever.

This isn't a complete list of all the side effects. Other side effects could occur. Talk to your doctor for medical advice about the consequences. It is possible to report any adverse allergic reactions or symptoms to the fda by calling 1-800-fda-1088.


Follow the directions on the label as well as the packaging. Follow the instructions exactly.

Before you take this drug

Consult a physician or pharmacist to confirm that salonpas arthritis pain is safe to use if you've previously experienced an allergic reaction (especially in the case of aspirin or other salicylates).

Consult a physician before using this medicine if you are nursing or pregnant.if you are breastfeeding, refrain from applying this medication to your nipple not give this medication to a child unless you have medical guidance.

How to take Salonpas arthritis pain?

Follow the directions on the label or as directed by your not chew it. Topical medicines are to be used only on the skin.apply only to dry, clean skin. Beware of applying too much to large areas of skin.avoid applying to open wounds or on skin that has been damaged, sunburned, windburned, or irritated in any way.only certain types of this medication are suitable for use with young children. Follow all directions when administering this medication to the child.

Apply a thin coating of medication to the area that is painful and gently rub it the patch of skin over the area that is hurting, and apply pressure to the edges. Take the patch off and put a new one on according to the instructions.make sure to shake the spray thoroughly prior to every use.

Cleanse your hands using soap and water after applying the medication or removing the skin patch. To avoid inhaling this medication on your hands, use an elastic glove, cotton ball, finger cot, or a clean towel.if you are using the medication to treat an area on your fingers or hands, ensure you wait for at least 30 minutes before washing your not cover your areas with bandages or a heating pad.

Stop taking this medication and consult your physician when your pain doesn't improve after seven days, or if your symptoms become worse or improve, and return in for a few days.keep at room temperature, far from heat, moisture, and direct sunlight.

Do i be concerned if i miss a dose?

Salonpas arthritis pain can be utilized when it is necessary. If you're on a schedule for dosing, take a break from any dose missed. Do not take two doses at the same time.

What will happen if i take excessively?

For medical emergencies, seek emergency treatment or contact the poison help line at 1-800-222-1222 if you have accidentally swallowed the medication.

What should be avoided?

Beware of getting salonpas arthritis. Pain in your eyes. If contact occurs, wash your eyes with water. Avoid getting the medicine into your mouth, nose, or vagina.

Avoid getting medication on dentures, contact lenses, and other products that come into contact with delicate areas of your body.beware of using any other medication in the same areas of treatment without medical guidance.

Interaction with other drugs

Skin care products aren't likely to be affected by any other medications that you are taking, but medications can interact. Discuss with your doctor the medicines you take, such as prescription and over-the-counter drugs, vitamins, and herbal remedies.