Equate cool and heatextra strength patch

Active ingredient

Menthol 5%


Menthol - Topical analgesic


temporarily relieves minor aches and pains of muscles and joints due to

  • arthritis
  • simple backache
  • strains
  • sprains
  • bursitis
  • tendonitis
  • bruises
  • cramps


For external use only

When using this product

  • use only as directed
  • avoid contact with eyes or on mucous membranes
  • do not apply to wounds or to damaged or very sensitive skin
  • do not bandage tightly or use a heating pad

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • excessive redness or irritation is present
  • condition worsens
  • pain persists 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 and over: apply patch to affected area as needed but no more than 4 times daily
  • children under 12 years: ask a doctor
  • for easy application: grasp both ends of pad firmly, pull at both ends. Stretch pad until the backing separates. Remove protective film while applying pad directly to site of pain.

Inactive ingredients

carbomer homopolymer, carboxymethylcellulose sodium, castor oil, dihydroxyaluminum aminoacetate, edetate disodium, glycerin, hydroxypropyl cellulose, kaolin, partially neutralized polycrylate, polyvinyl alcohol, purified water, sorbitol solution, tartaric acid


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Ingredients and appearance - Product information

Equate cool and heatextra strength patch- Menthol

Product information

Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL Item Code (Source) NDC: 49035-888
Route of Administration Topical

Active Ingredient/Active Moiety

Ingredient Name Strength
Menthol, unspecified form ( UNII: L7T10EIP3A)( Menthol, unspecified form - UNII: L7T10EIP3A ) 50 mgin 1

Inactive Ingredients

Ingredient Name Code
Carbomer homopolymer type b (allyl pentaerythritol crosslinked) ( UNII: HHT01ZNK31)
Carboxymethylcellulose sodium, unspecified form ( UNII: K679OBS311)
Castor oil ( UNII: D5340Y2I9G)
Dihydroxyaluminum aminoacetate ( UNII: DO250MG0W6)
Edetate disodium ( UNII: 7FLD91C86K)
Glycerin ( UNII: PDC6A3C0OX)
Isopropyl myristate ( UNII: 0RE8K4LNJS)
Polyvinyl alcohol, unspecified ( UNII: 532B59J990)
Polyacrylic acid (250000 mw) ( UNII: 9G2MAD7J6W)
Water ( UNII: 059QF0KO0R)
Sorbitol ( UNII: 506T60A25R)
Tartaric acid ( UNII: W4888I119H)
Hydroxypropyl cellulose (70000 wamw) ( UNII: 66O7AQV0RT)

Product Characteristics

Marketing Information

Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Territorial Authority Marketing Start Date
OTC monograph not final part348 USA

Labeler - Wal-Mart Stores Inc( 051957769)

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