Methyl Salicylate and Menthol:
What is it?

Methyl Salicylate and Menthol:
How is it Used?


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Methyl Salicylate and Menthol Side Effects and Warnings

Side Effects and Warnings

#What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

All forms:

• Do not apply to irritated skin.

• Talk with healthcare provider before using aspirin, aspirin-containing products, other pain medicines, blood thinners, garlic, ginseng, ginkgo, or vitamin E.

Skin patch:

• If you have heart disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have had an ulcer or bleeding from your stomach or intestines, talk with healthcare provider.

• Limit alcohol intake (includes wine, beer, and liquor).

#What are some possible side effects of this medicine?

• Skin irritation.

#Reasons to call healthcare provider immediately

• If you suspect an overdose, call your local poison control center or emergency department immediately.

• Signs of a life-threatening reaction. These include wheezing; chest tightness; fever; itching; bad cough; blue skin color; fits; or swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat.

• Severe skin irritation.

• Any rash.

• No improvement in condition or feeling worse.

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