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Do rib cage support products andor Ben gay help pain as bruised ribs heal?

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Dr. Fred Bagares
Sports Medicine

In brief: Not exactly.

Ben gay and other topicals can help with the pain associated with bruised ribs.
However, it doesn't usually speed up the process. Bruised ribs can be painful for a couple of weeks 4-8 weeks so be patient with it.

In brief: Not exactly.

Ben gay and other topicals can help with the pain associated with bruised ribs.
However, it doesn't usually speed up the process. Bruised ribs can be painful for a couple of weeks 4-8 weeks so be patient with it.
Dr. Fred Bagares
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