Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: Merative, Micromedex®

US Brand Name

  1. Benalg
  2. Thera-Gesic

Canadian Brand Name

  1. Analgesic Balm
  2. Bengay Arthritis Extra Strength
  3. Bengay Original
  4. Buckleys Pain Relief Rub


Menthol and methyl salicylate combination topical is used to relieve minor pain caused by arthritis, simple backache, bruises, cramps, muscle strains, or sprain. This medicine is a topical analgesic.

This medicine is available without a prescription.