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Ben Gay vs Vicks Vaporub

Ben Gay
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Other name: Icy Hot (Icy Hot)
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Bengay, spelled Ben-Gay prior to 1995, is an analgesic heat rub used to relieve muscle and joint pain. It was developed in France by Dr. Jules Bengu , and brought to America in 1898. The name Bengu was anglicized to Bengay. It was originally produ...
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Vicks VapoRub ointment is a mentholated topical Cream (pharmaceutical) manufactured by Vicks, intended to assist with minor medical conditions that temporarily impair breathing, including the common cold. It is applied to the chest, often immediately bef...
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Bengay, spelled Ben-Gay prior to 1995, is an analgesic heat rub used to relieve muscle and joint pain. It was developed in France by Dr. Jules Bengu , and brought to America in 1898. The name Bengu was anglicized to Bengay. It was originally produ...
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Vicks VapoRub ointment is a mentholated topical Cream (pharmaceutical) manufactured by Vicks, intended to assist with minor medical conditions that temporarily impair breathing, including the common cold. It is applied to the chest, often immediately bef...
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Gay, but I do use Vick's vaporub for migraines but you know...
" I never thought of Ben Gay, but I do use Vick's vaporub for migraines but you know I... "

my recent experience with VapoRub, I will strongly advise...
" My ex-husband grew up with Vicks VapoRub, and I've seen him put ...effect. After my recent experience with VapoRub, I will strongly advise ...I had heard that BenGay was good for this, but since I didn't... "

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but I've been using Vick's Vaporub for years with no...
" Don't know about Bengay, but I've been using Vick's Vaporub for years with no ill... "

it can be used almost like bengay (it acts like a muscle...
" ...can call and ask ahead of time. Every dr does things differently. I was told to get vicks vaporub for babies and it can be used almost like bengay (it acts like a muscle relaxant)... "

so wierd? If I use some Ben Gay on a sore muscle, she...
" ...eucalyptus, as if it was catnip. Have you ever heard of anything so wierd? If I use some Ben Gay on a sore muscle, she will not leave ...a little dab of Vick's vaporub on a kleenex & she... "

idea--for me it's often BenGay or VapoRub, and that'll get...
" That's not a bad idea--for me it's often BenGay or VapoRub, and that'll get a quick wrinkle-nose of disgust from most cats. It did... "

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and Vicks Vaporub are two of my favorite remedies. Vicks...
" Ben Gay and Vicks Vaporub are two of my favorite remedies. Vicks under the nose and chest been... "

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relaxing the sphincter muscles....with bengay or vicks...
" ...about relaxing the sphincter muscles....with bengay or vicks vaporu... "

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a mixture of ben-gay, Geritol, vick vaporub, and soiled...
" Quote: It's a mixture of ben-gay, Geritol, vick vaporub, and... "

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ell, one Vick's vaporub, one Bengay). Others who love Ro...
" ...like that (well, one Vick's vaporub, one Bengay). Others who love Rosemary Mint,... "

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