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Salonpas® Pain Relieving Gel-Patch HOT

Dual Action Gel-Patch now with Improved Adhesion

Product Highlights

  • Gel-patch technology designed to soothe your pain
  • Menthol starts to cool on contact, while Capsaicin (derived from chili peppers), creates a warming sensation

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How to Apply

SALONPAS® Pain Relieving Gel-Patch HOT

Dual Action Gel-Patch now with Improved Adhesion

Salonpas® Pain Relieving Gel-Patch HOT contains two powerful pain fighting ingredients. Menthol for a cooling, soothing sensation and Capsaicin for long-lasting, warming relief. The combination provides up to eight hours of targeted relief. The rounded corners prevent peeling and the split film in the center allows for easy application.

Number of Patches: 6 Count
Patch Size: 3.94" × 5.50" (10cm × 14cm)

Active Ingredients

  • Capsicum extract 0.025% as Capsaicin (Topical Analgesic)
  • Menthol 1.25% (Topical Analgesic)


For temporary relief of minor aches & pains of muscles & joints associated with:

  • Simple backache
  • Arthritis
  • Strains
  • Bruises
  • Sprains


For external use only

Do not use:

  • On wounds or damaged skin.
  • With a heating pad.
  • If you are allergic to any ingredients of this product.

When using this product:

  • Do not use otherwise than as directed.
  • Avoid contact with the eyes, mucous membranes or rashes
  • Do not bandage tightly.
  • Discontinue use at least 1 hour before a bath or shower.
  • Do not use immediately after a bath or shower.

Stop use and ask a doctor if:

  • Skin reactions such as redness, itching, rash, excessive irritation, burning sensation, swelling or blistering occur
  • Conditions worsen.
  • Symptoms persist for more than 7 days.
  • Symptoms clear up and occur again within a few days.

If pregnant or breast-feeding:

Ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children.

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


Adults and children 12 years of age and over:

  • Clean and dry affected area.
  • Remove film from patch and apply to the skin (see illustration).
  • Apply to affected area not more than 3 to 4 times daily.
  • Remove patch from the skin after at most 8 hours’ application.

Children under 12 years of age:

Consult a doctor

Other Information

  • Avoid storing product in direct sunlight
  • Protect product from excessive moisture

Inactive Ingredients

Edetate disodium, gelatin, glycerin, magnesium aluminometasilicate, methylacrylate/2-ethylhexyl acrylate copolymer, nonoxynol, oleyl alcohol, polyacrylic acid, polyvinyl alcohol, propylene glycol, sodium polyacrylate, sorbitan monooleate, tartaric acid, titanium dioxide, water