Temporary relief of minor aches and pains of muscles and joints associated with: arthritis, simple backache, strains, bruises, sprains. Thera-Gesic’s powerful dual-action therapy provides effective temporary relief from minor aches and pains. Maximum strength analgesic.
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 provides a strong effect and three thin layers provides a very strong effect. See warnings. Wash hands thoroughly after application. Shake before use. It is normal for this product to give the impression of a liquid sound upon shaking.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 degrees C (68-77 degrees F).
Menthol 1%; Methyl Salicylate 15%
Carbomer 934; Dimethicone; Glycerine; Methylparaben; Propylparaben; Sodium Lauryl Sulfate; Trolamine; Water
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: if skin is sensitive to oil of wintergreen (methyl salicylate); immediately after shower or bath; on wounds or damaged skin. Ask a doctor before 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. Keep out of reach of children to avoid accidental poisoning. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. TO AVOID EXCESSIVE SKIN IRRITATIONS OR BURNS – Do not apply THERA-GESIC before reading important warnings: THERA-GESIC should only be applied in thin layers. Do not use immediately after shower or bath. DO NOT ALLOW THERA-GESIC TO COME IN CONTACT WITH ANY SURFACE, OTHER THAN SKIN. DO NOT USE THIS PRODUCT IF TUBE IS PUNCTURED.