Salonpas pain relief patch is the first and only FDA-Approved OTC topical pain patch for the temporary relief of mild to moderate muscles and joints aches and pains associated with arthritis, sprains, strains, bruises and simple backache.
Salonpas pain relief patch provides effective pain relief for up to 12 hours.
Salonpas pain relief patch contains two powerful pain fighting ingredients, menthol and methyl salicylate (a NSAID – a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug).
Each 1g medicated plaster mass contains 10% w/w methyl salicylate and 3% w/w levomenthol.
Clean and dry the affected area before applying the plasters.Remove the plastic film and apply the adhesive part directly to the skin.Apply 1 plaster to the affected area and leave in place for up to 8 to 12 hours.
If pain recurs 8-12 hours after applying the first plaster, a second plaster can be applied.
Only use one plaster at a time.
Do not use more than 2 plasters per day.
Do not use for more than 3 days in a row.
Not for use in children under 18 years of age.
Do not use if you are allergic to any active or inactive components of the plaster.