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Mentholatum Original

Medically reviewed on July 31, 2018

Dosage form: ointment
Ingredients: CAMPHOR (NATURAL) 90mg in 1g, MENTHOL 13mg in 1g
Labeler: The Mentholatum Company
NDC Code: 10742-0002

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.

Drug Facts

Active ingredients

Camphor 9%

Menthol 1.3%


Camphor - Topical Analgesic

Menthol - Topical Analgesic


temporarily relieves minor aches and pains of muscles and joints


For external use only

When using this product
do not get into eyes
do not apply to wounds or to damaged skin
do not bandage tightly
do not heat, microwave, or add to hot water as this may cause splattering and result in burns

Stop use and ask a doctor if
condition worsens
symptoms persist for more than 7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days

Keep out of reach of children.

If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

adults and children 2 years and over: apply to affected area not more than 3 to 4 times daily
children under 2 years: ask a doctor

Inactive ingredients

fragrance, petrolatum, titanium dioxide


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Package/Label Principal Display Panel
camphor, menthol ointment
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:10742-0002
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:10742-0002-11 JAR in 1 CARTON
128 g in 1 JAR
2NDC:10742-0002-21 JAR in 1 CARTON
285 g in 1 JAR
3NDC:10742-0002-31 JAR in 1 CARTON
350 g in 1 JAR
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart34812/01/2014
Labeler - The Mentholatum Company (002105757)

The Mentholatum Company

Further information

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