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Medically reviewed on September 18, 2017

Dosage form: patch
Ingredients: Menthol 50mg in 1g
Labeler: CVS PHARMACY, INC.
NDC Code: 59779-991

Disclaimer: Most OTC drugs are not reviewed and approved by FDA, however they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.

Menthol 5% (Topical Analgesic)

Active Ingredient
Menthol 5%

Purpose

Topical Analgesic

Uses

Temporarily relieves minor aches and pains of muscles and joints associated with:

  • arthritis
  • simple backache
  • strains
  • sprains
  • bruises

Warnings

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
  • are pregnant or breastfeeding

When using this product

  • avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes
  • do not bandage tightly
  • do not use with a heating pad or other heating device

Stop using this product if

  • condition worsens
  • excessive skin irritation occurs
  • redness is present
  • symptoms persist more than 7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days
If pregnant or breastfeeding consult a healthcare professional before use

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

Directions

  • 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 no more than 3 to 4 times daily
  • children under 12 years of age consult a doctor
  • For best results, please ensure that the skin is clean and dry before applying
  • reseal pouch

Inactive Ingredients BHT, castor oil, cellulose gum, disodium edetate, glycerin, isopropyl myristate, kaolin, magnesium aluminometasilicate, methylparaben, PEG-4 stearate, polyacrylic acid, polysorbate 80, polyvinyl alcohol, purified water, sodium polyacrylate, tartaric acid, titanium dioxide. Release Liner: polyethylene, Non-Woven Material: polyester non-woven fabric.

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PAIN RELIEVING PATCH ULTRA STRENGTH   ULTRA STRENGTH
menthol patch
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-991
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Menthol (Menthol) Menthol50 mg  in 1 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
Silodrate 
Butylated Hydroxytoluene 
Castor Oil 
Carboxymethylcellulose Sodium 
Edetate Disodium 
Gelatin 
Glycerin 
Isopropyl Myristate 
Kaolin 
Methylparaben 
Peg-4 Stearate 
Polysorbate 80 
Polyvinyl Alcohol 
Water 
Tartaric Acid 
Titanium Dioxide 
Product Characteristics
ColorwhiteScore    
ShapeSize
FlavorImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:59779-991-015 PATCH (POUCH) in 1 BOX
11 g in 1 PATCH
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart34808/15/2013
Labeler - CVS PHARMACY, INC. (062312574)

 
CVS PHARMACY, INC.

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