Methyl Salicylate 15%Counterirritant
temporary relief of minor aches and pains of muscles and joints associated with:
For external use only. Use only as directed. Avoid contact with eyes or mucous membranes.
Do not bandage, wrap, cover, use a heating pad after, or recline upon skin treated with THERA-GESIC®.
Do not use
immediately after shower or bath
if skin is sensitive to oil of wintergreen (methyl salicylate)
on wounds or damaged skin
Do not use
for children under 2 and to 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®
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.
If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.
See a doctor if condition lasts more than 7 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®. One thin layer provides a mild effect, two thin layers provide a strong effect and three thin layers provide a very strong effect. SEE WARNINGS. Wash hands thoroughly after application.
Other Information Showering or washing the area after application of THERA-GESIC® will leave the area fragrance-free without diminishing the therapeutic effect. Avoid contact with clothing or other surfaces. Store at 20°—25°C (68°—77°F)
Inactive Ingredients Carbomer 934, Dimethicone, Glycerine, Methylparaben, Propylparaben, Sodium Laurel Sulfate, Trolamine, Water.
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SHAKE BEFORE USE. IT IS NORMAL FOR THIS PRODUCT TO GIVE THE IMPRESSION OF A LIQUID SOUND UPON SHAKING. DO NOT ALLOW THERA-GESIC® TO COME IN CONTACT WITH ANY SURFACE, OTHER THAN SKIN.
Do not use this product if tube is punctured. Lot number and expiration date on the end of carton.