Topical Pain Relievers - Part 2
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This is part 2 of our popular information page: Topical Pain Relievers
We contnue here with more products and information on topical anti inflammatory over-the-counter analgesics.
The topical pain relief products here, such as Hyland Mobisyl Body Calm First Aid Kit giving you an idea about differences between a brand or type vs another. Images below may lead to webpages for more information, or to Amazon where you can read through the reviews which is quite informative.
Here are some names of active ingredients in topical analgesics and what they do:
Menthol: cools down hot pain - Magnesium Sulfate: relaxes muscle spasm
MSM: blocks nerve pain - CMO: relieves aching joints
Lachesis Mutus: relieves painful swelling - Belladonna: stops shooting pain
Phosphorous: soothes burning pain - Rhus Tox: eases sprains and backaches
Ignatia: calms emotional pain
Roll-On Stopain For Pain Relief
3 Ounce pain reliever - Extra Strength
Active ingredient of this topical analgesic: Menthol: 8%.
This roll-on pain reliever is - according to the company - especially suitable to apply for arthritis, sprains, strains, bruises, pains of muscles, joints and minor aches. This analgesic product also contains ingredients such as glucosamine.
The company states these benefits:
- Works fast
- Keeps hands clean
- Light, pleasant scent
- Easy to use
- Works on contact
- Pharmacist recommended
See Amazon here for popular and great-rated Roll-On Stopain.
Knee Wrap TheraPearl - Hot Cold Therapy Pack, Reusable
The manufacturer recommends their hot cold therapy pack for sprains/swelling, post exercise soreness, arthritis and more.
This re-usable pack freezes easy for the "cold therapy" or heats up in the microwave for the "hot therapy".
See Here Amazon for the well-rated TheraPearl knee wrap.
See here for re-usable round pearl pack.
Pain Relief Cream Mobisyl with Aloe Vera
This Mobisyl pain relieving cream - or creme if you want - is quite suitable for painful muscles and joints. It penetrates deep through tissue to deliver relief. The product is made by the US-based company Ascher.
The cream does not burn and is free of smell and can be used under clothing or bandages.
The cream features:
- 8 ounce jar (= 226.8 grams).
- With soothing Aloe Vera.
- Grease-less, non-staining and odorless.
- Fast pain relief.
- Does not burn, irritate or sting your skin.
- also to use under clothing or bandages.
What it does and how to use it.
Apply the cream on the area where you feel the pain. You might do that 3 or 4 times a day.
People has very good experiences with this creme, such as relieving arthritis pain in hands, fingers, neck, shoulder and knee joints, neuropathy burning feet. The company states that their creme is also quite suitable for bachache, lumbago, strains, bruises, neuralgia and sprains. Here's more information on topicals.
Trolamine Salicylate (10%) - It is an organic, salt related compound and contributes ot the analgenic effect. In a study, a cream containing Trolamine Salicylate was found quite effective, and specifically for pain and stiffness in the hands, associated with osteoarthritis. Read here the abstract of the trolamine salicylate cream study.
See Amazon here for the great-rated Mobisyl pain relieving cream.
Leg Cramp Cream Hyland's
Another well-rated product: leg cramp cream Hyland's.
Can be combined with other medications.
The product contains 2.5 ounce (70.9 g) and should be quite suitable for the temporary symptomatic relief of cramps and pains in legs and calves.
Should work fast, but that may be experienced differently. It warms a bit and is non-greasy.
Temporarily relieves the symptoms of cramps and pains in legs and calves.
Active ingredients and purposes>
- Aconitum Napellus 3X HPUS: pains in joints, legs
- Arnica Montana 3X HPUS: stiffness, muscle soreness and pain
- Ledum Palustre 3X HPUS: pain and cramps in legs
- Magnesia Phosphorica 10X HPUS: cramps in calves
- Rhus Toxicodendron 6X HPUS: pains and stiffness
- Viscum Album 3X HPUS: pains in joints.
"HPUS" stands for Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia of the United States.
See Amazon here for thegreat-rated Hyland's leg cramp cream, 2.5 oz..
Or for the 3.5 oz. tube.
Body Calm Cream for Aches and Pains from Kerah Lane
This aches and pains topical cream contains 8fl.oz./236 ml and the main natural ingredients are essential oils and minerals such as Arnica Cream, Lemongrass, Methylsulphonylmethane (MSM), Shea butter.
Those ingredients are also applied in other pain relief creams such as Penetrex.
The product is meant to relief pain from disorder conditions such as sore muscles, joint pain - neuropathy - , tennis elbows and the like, and relieving those pains quickly.
What this product makes it stand out among the many other pain relief topicals is that it may get absorbed faster into your skin, so you'll have faster relief and at the same time serves as a moisturizer by applying Shea butter in the cream.
According to the company their new topical cream gets deep into sore muscles, tendons and joints, relieving pain there. In particular it might be effective in hands and feet as neuropathy strikes most often there. Other disorders to apply the topical might be golfer's elbow. sciatica pain and more.
See Amazon here for the Body Calm Cream for Aches and Pains.
Lidocare Pain Relief Patches
These newly developed and non-prescription patches contain 4% Lidocaine for pain relief. According to the company their patches are the only ones water-free
These patches stay where you put them and should work up to 8 hours offering you a soothing relief that will not feel wet or slimy.
See Amazon here for the back/shoulder patches.
Or for the arm, neck and leg patches.
120 Pieces First Aid Kit from Dragon Ninja
Extensive First-Aid-Kit for Outdoor, Camping, Hiking, Car, Tactical Survival and Emergency, featuring:
- The Right Size,
- Worry Free,
- No questions asked refund guarantee, when not satisfied.
This First-Aid-Kit contains:
5 Sterile Gauze Pad 3x3 in
1 Disposable Cold Compress
1 First Aid tape .5x177 in (fully extended)
6 Antiseptic cleansing wipes 2x3 in
10 Alcohol Prep pad 2x2 in
30 Adhesive Bandages 3x1 in
4 Adhesive Bandages 3x1.5 in
4 Adhesive Bandages 1.7x2 in
10 Mini adhesive bandages .5x1.5 in
20 Cotton tip Applicator 3 in
1 Trauma Pad 4x8 in
2 Disposable pvc gloves Large
1 Compass diameter 1.5 in
1 CPR Mask
1 Metal tweezers 3.5 in
1 Sewing Kit
6 Safety Pins
4 Sting Relief pads 2x2 in
4 Butterfly closure strips .5x2 in
1 Glow Stick 6 in
1 First Aid kit Bag 8.5 x 5.5 x 2.5 in
1 Moleskin blister relief
1 Triangular bandages 37x37x53 in
1 Emergency Blanket 51x82 in
1 Whistle 3 in
1 Scissors 6 in
1 Elastic Bandage 2x177 in (fully extended)
See Amazon here for the extensive first aid kit.
Pain Relief Cramer Atomic Balm - 1 pound
Active ingredients:Methyl Salicylate - 12.5% and Capsicum - 1%.
For minor pain of strains and sprains.
The balm should relaxe tight, aching muscles and is a warm-up support.
Click to See on Amazon.