Topical Analgesics

Aches and pains affecting your everyday life? Topical analgesics applied directly onto the affected area—may help relieve discomfort. Also see topical analgesics—arthritis/joint pain and thermal relief products. Would you rather take your painkiller in pill form? Check out oral anti-inflammatory products.

Percentage of Pharmacists' Votes

Bengay 17%
Biofreeze 16%
Capzasin 14%
Icy Hot 13%
Aspercreme 8%
Salonpas 7%
Tiger Balm 5%
Myoflex 4%
Flexall-454 3%
Sportscreme 3%
Thera-Gesic 3%
Zostrix 3%
Mineral Ice 2%

Please consult your doctor or pharmacist for specific guidance on health products that may be appropriate for you. While U.S. News lists the results of the pharmacist survey, U.S. News does not recommend or endorse any health products listed here. Please see Disclaimer and a Note About Your Health. Read about the pharmacist survey here.

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