Temporary relief of minor aches and pains of muscles and joints associated with: arthritis, simple backaches, strains, bruises, sprains. THERA-GESIC PLUS provides extended relief for minor aches and pains associated with arthritis and lower back strains. THERA-GESIC PLUS contains both menthol and methyl salicylate as a topical analgesic for penetrating pain relief. THERA-GESIC PLUS also contains aloe vera as a skin conditioner.
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. SEE WARNINGS. 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. Avoid contact with clothing or other surfaces. THERA-GESIC PLUS is powerful medicine. Please follow the application directions carefully to avoid the potential adverse reactions.
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 PLUS 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 PLUS. 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. IT IS NORMAL FOR THIS PRODUCT TO GIVE THE IMPRESSION OF A LIQUID SOUND UPON SHAKING. DO NOT ALLOW THERA-GESIC TO COME IN CONTCT WITH ANY SURFACE, OTHER THAN SKIN.
Methyl Salicylate 25%; Menthol 4%
Aloe Vera; Carbomer 980; Dimethicone; Glycerine; Methylparaben; Propylparaben; Sodium Lauryl Sulfate; Trolamine; Water