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Bengay ultra strength pain relieving patch

Drug Facts:

Active Ingredient:                 Purpose:

Menthol 5%                            Topical analgesic


  • temporarily relieves minor aches and pains of muscles and joints associated with:
    • simple backache · arthritis · strains
    • bruises · sprains


For external use only.

Do not use

  • on wounds or damaged skin
  • with a heating pad
  • on a child under 12 years of age with arthritis-like conditions

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • redness over the affected area

When using this product

  • avoid contact with eyes or mucous membranes
  • do not bandage tightly

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • condition worsens or symptoms persist for more than 7 days
  • symptoms clear up and occur again within a few days
  • excessive skin irritation occurs

Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.


  • open pouch and remove patch
  • if desired, cut patch to size
  • peel off protective backing and apply sticky side to affected area
  • adults and children 12 years of age and older:  apply to affected area not more than 3 to 4 times daily
  • children under 12 years of age:  consult a doctor

Other Information:

  • store at 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F)

Inactive Ingredients:   carboxymethylcellulose sodium, glycerin, kaolin, methyl acrylate/2-ethylhexyl acrylate copolymer, polyacrylic acid, polysorbate 80, sodium polyacrylate, tartaric acid, titanium dioxide, and water

Questions? call 1-800-223-0182 , weekdays 9AM - 5 PM EST

How Supplied

Available in cartons containing 5 individually sealed regular size patches and 4 individually sealed large size patches.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.