Ben Gay

Last Update April 29, 2016
Ben Gay is a skin medication.
Uses: Ben Gay is approved for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication. Read More
Bengay, spelled Ben-Gay prior to 1995, is an analgesic heat rub used to relieve muscle and joint pain. It was developed in Franc...
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Ben Gay for treating Common Cold

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Common Cold medications
Ben Gay
18,572 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Muscle Pain*, Back Pain
Other names: Icy Hot, Tiger Balm, Salonpas, Flexall, Absorbine Jr
Method of use: Gel, Ointment
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
3.3
Satisfaction
1.0
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Icy Hot
23,459 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Back Pain, Muscle Pain
Other names: Ben Gay, Tiger Balm, Salonpas, Flexall, Absorbine Jr
Method of use: Ointment
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.3
Satisfaction
1.0
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Tylenol
697,380 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Headaches, Fever, Teething, Migraines
Other names: Acetaminophen, Excedrin, Tylenol With Codeine, Infant's Tylenol, Tylenol Cold
Method of use: Oral Drops, Pill, Rectal Ointment
Prescribing mode: OTC
2.9
Satisfaction
1.2
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Ibuprofen
484,005 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Headaches, Swelling, Cramping, Fever
Other names: Advil, Motrin, Nurofen, Ibu, Midol
Method of use: Injection, Oral Gel, Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.0
Satisfaction
2.2
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Advil
234,224 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Headaches, Cramping, Swelling, Fever
Other names: Ibuprofen, Motrin, Midol, Nuprin, Advil Cold & Sinus
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.0
Satisfaction
1.6
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Aspirin
474,749 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Headaches, Clotting Disorder, Miscarriage*, Blood Clots
Other names: Baby Aspirin, Aspirin Lo Dose, Coated Aspirin, Enteric Coated Aspirin, Bayer Aspirin
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
2.9
Satisfaction
1.2
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Motrin
189,422 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Fever, Teething, Headaches, Swelling
Other names: Ibuprofen, Advil, Midol, Children's Motrin, Nuprin
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.1
Satisfaction
2.5
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Aleve
76,905 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Headaches, Swelling, Cramping, Migraines*
Other names: Naproxen, Naproxen Sodium, Naprosyn, Midol, Anaprox
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
3.1
Satisfaction
3.5
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Benadryl
369,792 discussions
Taken for: Allergy, Itching, Hives, Insomnia, Rash
Other names: Unisom, Anti Histamine, Allergy Medicine, Diphenhydramine HCl, Simply Sleep
Method of use: Injection, Ointment, Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.0
Satisfaction
2.3
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Salonpas
2,265 discussions
Taken for: Back Pain, Headaches*
Other names: Ben Gay, Tiger Balm, Icy Hot, Stopain, Flexall
Method of use: Foam, Gel
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
3.6
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness

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Common Cold medications
Ben Gay
18,572 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Muscle Pain*, Back Pain
Other names: Icy Hot, Tiger Balm, Salonpas, Flexall, Absorbine Jr
Method of use: Gel, Ointment
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
3.3
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Icy Hot
23,459 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Back Pain, Muscle Pain
Other names: Ben Gay, Tiger Balm, Salonpas, Flexall, Absorbine Jr
Method of use: Ointment
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.3
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
Tylenol
697,380 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Headaches, Fever, Teething, Migraines
Other names: Acetaminophen, Excedrin, Tylenol With Codeine, Infant's Tylenol, Tylenol Cold
Method of use: Oral Drops, Pill, Rectal Ointment
Prescribing mode: OTC
2.9
Satisfaction
1.2
Helpfulness
Ibuprofen
484,005 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Headaches, Swelling, Cramping, Fever
Other names: Advil, Motrin, Nurofen, Ibu, Midol
Method of use: Injection, Oral Gel, Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.0
Satisfaction
2.2
Helpfulness
Advil
234,224 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Headaches, Cramping, Swelling, Fever
Other names: Ibuprofen, Motrin, Midol, Nuprin, Advil Cold & Sinus
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.0
Satisfaction
1.6
Helpfulness
Aspirin
474,749 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Headaches, Clotting Disorder, Miscarriage*, Blood Clots
Other names: Baby Aspirin, Aspirin Lo Dose, Coated Aspirin, Enteric Coated Aspirin, Bayer Aspirin
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
2.9
Satisfaction
1.2
Helpfulness
Motrin
189,422 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Fever, Teething, Headaches, Swelling
Other names: Ibuprofen, Advil, Midol, Children's Motrin, Nuprin
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.1
Satisfaction
2.5
Helpfulness
Aleve
76,905 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Headaches, Swelling, Cramping, Migraines*
Other names: Naproxen, Naproxen Sodium, Naprosyn, Midol, Anaprox
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
3.1
Satisfaction
3.5
Helpfulness
Benadryl
369,792 discussions
Taken for: Allergy, Itching, Hives, Insomnia, Rash
Other names: Unisom, Anti Histamine, Allergy Medicine, Diphenhydramine HCl, Simply Sleep
Method of use: Injection, Ointment, Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.0
Satisfaction
2.3
Helpfulness
Salonpas
2,265 discussions
Taken for: Back Pain, Headaches*
Other names: Ben Gay, Tiger Balm, Icy Hot, Stopain, Flexall
Method of use: Foam, Gel
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
3.6
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
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