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Methyl salicylate topical Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Methyl salicylate topical is also known as: Analgesic Balm, Arthricare Cream, BENGAY Arthritis, BENGAY Greaseless, BENGAY Original, BENGAY Ultra, Banalg, Ben Gay, Boroleum, Cooling Gel, Flex-All 454, Heet Analgesic Liniment, Icy Hot Balm, Icy Hot Cream, Icy Hot Stick, Medrox, Menthol C, Mentholatum Deep Heating, Mentholatum Ointment, Mentholatum Pain Gel, Muscle Rub, Nephro-Derm, Salonpas Pain Patch, Thera-Gesic, Thera-Gesic Plus

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If you become pregnant, contact your doctor. You will need to discuss the benefits and risks of using Capsaicin/Menthol/Methyl Salicylate Ointment while you are pregnant. It is not known if Capsaicin/Menthol/Methyl Salicylate Ointment is found in breast milk. If you are or will be breast-feeding while you use Capsaicin/Menthol/Methyl Salicylate Ointment, check with your doctor. Discuss any possible risks to your baby.

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