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Bengay Zero Degrees Menthol Pain Relieving

Dosage form: gel
Ingredients: Menthol, Unspecified Form 50mg in 1g
Labeler: Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc.
NDC Code: 58232-4036

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BENGAY® Zero Degrees

Drug Facts

Active ingredient

Menthol 5%


Topical analgesic


temporarily relieves the minor aches and pains of muscles and joints associated with:

  • simple backache
  • arthritis
  • strains
  • bruises
  • sprains


For external use only.

Flammable: Keep away from fire or flame.

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.

  • adults and children 12 years of age and older:
    • apply to affected area not more than 3 to 4 times daily
    • for first use: remove and discard foil on applicator head
    • after use, wipe off applicator head, turn dial back slightly, and replace protective cap
    • clean outside with damp cloth or paper towel. do not rinse under or immerse in water.
    • Return product to storage
  • children under 12 years of age: ask a doctor

Other information
  • product may be stored in freezer out of reach of children. Place product in freezer a minimum of 2 hours before use, or
  • product may be stored at 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F) and applied at room temperature, but will not feel as refreshing as when stored in freezer
  • protect from excessive heat 40°C (104°F)

Inactive ingredients

Alcohol, aminomethyl propanol, camphor, carbomer, disteareth-75 IPDI, ethylhexyl isononanoate, FD&C blue no. 1, glycerin, isopropyl alcohol, PEG-7 caprylic/capric glycerides, polysorbate 60, propylene glycol, water


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PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 85 g Container Bag Label

[May be stored in the FREEZER in this reusable bag]

no mess applicator


Zero degrees®
cooling pain relief

lasts for hours

soothing icy

light vanishing scent

NET WT 3 OZ (85 g)

menthol gel
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:58232-4036
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Menthol, Unspecified Form (Menthol, Unspecified Form) Menthol, Unspecified Form50 mg  in 1 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
Camphor (Synthetic) 
Ethylhexyl Isononanoate 
FD&C Blue No. 1 
Isopropyl Alcohol 
Polysorbate 60 
Propylene Glycol 
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:58232-4036-11 CANISTER in 1 POUCH
185 g in 1 CANISTER
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart34809/15/2011
Labeler - Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. (002347102)

Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc.

Medically reviewed on Dec 10, 2018

Further information

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