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Pain-A-Trate Extra Strength Pain-Relieving

Medically reviewed on September 8, 2017

Dosage form: cream
Ingredients: CAMPHOR (SYNTHETIC) 32.5mg in 1g, MENTHOL 15mg in 1g, METHYL SALICYLATE 150mg in 1g
Labeler: Melaleuca, Inc.
NDC Code: 54473-150

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Pain-A-Trate Extra Strength Pain-Relieving Cream Content of Label

Active ingredients
Camphor 3.25%
Menthol, 1.5%
Methyl Salicylate, 15%

Topical analgesic

Uses for the temporary relief of minor aches and pains of muscles and joints. Provides penetrating pain relief of aches and pains 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 mucus membranes
  • do not bandage tightly

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • condition worsens or symptoms persist for more than 7 days
  • excessive skin irritation occurs

Keep out of reach of children to avoid accidental ingestion. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.


  • apply generously to affected area with gentle massage
  • do not apply more than 3 to 4 times daily

Other information do not store above 95°F (35°C)

Inactive ingredients acrylates/C10-30 alkyl acrylate crosspolymer, benzyl alcohol, cetyl alcohol, deionized water, FD and C blue no. 1, FD and C yellow no. 5, glyceryl monostearate SE, Melaleuca Oil (T36-C5® brand), polysorbate 20, sorbitan stearate, steric acid, triethanolamine

camphor and menthol and methyl salicylate cream
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:54473-150
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
Glyceryl monostearate 
Stearic Acid 
Cetyl Alcohol 
Sorbitan monostearate 
Polysorbate 20 
Tea Tree Oil 
Carbomer Copolymer Type B 
Benzyl Alcohol 
FD&C Blue No. 1 
FD&C Yellow No. 5 
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:54473-150-0385 g in 1 TUBE
2NDC:54473-150-0128 g in 1 TUBE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart34805/01/2007
Labeler - Melaleuca, Inc. (139760102)
Melaleuca, Inc139760102manufacture

Melaleuca, Inc.

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