Can you use bengay when breastfeeding

Ask a doctor or pharmacist if BENGAY Pain Relieving is safe to use if you have ever had an allergy to aspirin or salicylate medicine. Ask a doctor before using this medicine if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. If you apply

Menthol

Menthol is an organic compound made synthetically or obtained from the oils of corn mint, peppermint, or other mints. It is a waxy, crystalline substance, clear or white in color, which is solid at room temperature and melts slightly above.

to your chest, avoid areas that may come into contact with a nursing baby’s mouth.

Can you get pregnant while on Bengay?

Talk with the doctor before giving Bengay (menthol patch) to a child. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan on getting pregnant. You will need to talk about the benefits and risks of using Bengay (menthol patch) while you are pregnant. Tell your doctor if you are breast-feeding.

How to use Bengay ultra cream?

When using BENGAY Ultra cream, gel, lotion, oil, ointment, or spray: apply a thin layer to the affected area and rub in gently until completely absorbed. To use the liquid or stick, uncap the applicator and press it firmly on your skin to apply the medication. Massage gently onto the affected are until completely absorbed.

How do you apply Bengay?

To use the liquid or stick, uncap the applicator and press it firmly on your skin to apply the medication. Massage gently onto the affected are until completely absorbed. To apply a BENGAY Ultra skin patch, remove the liner and apply the patch to your skin over the area of pain. Press the edges firmly into place.

Will Bengay ultra harm an unborn baby?

It is not known whether BENGAY Ultra will harm an unborn baby. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant while using this medication. It is not known whether methyl salicylate topical passes into breast milk or if it could harm a nursing baby.

Can I use Bengay while pregnant?

Different brands of Bengay (menthol patch) may be for use in different ages of children. Talk with the doctor before giving Bengay (menthol patch) to a child. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan on getting pregnant. You will need to talk about the benefits and risks of using Bengay (menthol patch) while you are pregnant.

Can I give my Baby Bengay?

Talk with the doctor before giving Bengay (menthol patch) to a child. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan on getting pregnant. You will need to talk about the benefits and risks of using Bengay (menthol patch) while you are pregnant. Tell your doctor if you are breast-feeding. You will need to talk about any risks to your baby.

Will Bengay ultra harm an unborn baby?

It is not known whether BENGAY Ultra will harm an unborn baby. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant while using this medication. It is not known whether methyl salicylate topical passes into breast milk or if it could harm a nursing baby.

What to do if you get Bengay?

If Bengay (menthol patch) has been put in the mouth, call a doctor or poison control center right away. Avoid use of heat sources (such as sunlamps, tanning beds, heating pads, electric blankets, heat lamps, saunas, hot tubs, heated waterbeds). Avoid long, hot baths or sunbathing.