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Tiger Balm Medication
Tiger Balm: Rarely, severe allergic reactions can occur at the application site. Symptoms of an allergic reaction to tiger balm include rashes, hives, itching, difficulty breathing and chest tightness. Do not use tiger balm if you have ever had an allergic reaction to products containing menthol or camphor. Your pains will resolve if tiger balm works. ...Read more
Tiger balm every day?: Yes, is ok.Get a more detailed answer ›
I applied tiger balm ointment on my forehead and now there is a black patch on my forehead, what's going on?
Why?: Why did you apply this to your forehead? Perhaps that is the reason. Anyway you should just throw away the tiger balm. ...Read more
My lower back hurts after excercising (body pump class). How long shall I not go to the class, n what's a good cream (tiger balm?) to use?
Pain free x 2-3 days: You shouldn't return to exercise until you've been pain free with activities of daily living for at least 2-3 days. Then, do so gradually and avoid painful exercises. I don't find over-the-counter topicals very effective, especially for low back pain where the source of pain is rarely very superficial. Oral anti-inflammatories tend to work more effectively. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I mixed capsacin 0.1% & tiger balm extra strength together & rubbed it on my sore legs took a hot shower & reapplied the mix & now my legs r on fire?
What are the treatment options for carpal tunnel syndrone? I have tried anti-inflammatories, bengay, tiger balm, physical therapy.
I got tiger balm in my eye a little more than 24 hours ago. I have flushed it several times but the burning, tearing, and blurred vision remains?
It is possible that: you have developed a corneal abrasion. It would be prudent to go to an ophthalmologist for an evaluation as soon as possible. ...Read more
I am 35 weeks pregnant and I have a cold I used red tiger balm and now I am worried if it's okay?
I am almost 22 weeks pregnant and have severe leg cramps and sciatic pain. Is it safe to use tiger balm? i am uncomfortable when trying to sleep.
Probably ok: If you were bitten in Indiana then the odds of the bite having infected you with something dangerous are vanishingly small ...Read more