Topical analgesic products are designs to provide you with pain relief without the need to consume medication. These types of products come in a few different forms, so you have the benefit of choosing the best option for your condition.
Topical ointment is one form of pain relief. You will find a wide range of topical analgesic products that provide you with relief of symptoms that are associated with the common cold. The ointment form of this product is able to stay in place better than other forms and generally has a higher level of strength. This pain relief product can be applied to your chest and throat to assist with cold symptoms. Otherwise, apply the topical analgesic directly to your muscles for pain relief.
If you prefer a thin product application, consider purchasing a topical lotion. This option provides you with non-greasy pain relief. Additionally, you can choose to purchase a product that either rolls on or one that you rub in. If you wish to avoid a topical analgesic that requires you to apply a product to your skin, consider purchasing pain relief patches. These types of products typically contain capsicum extract as the active ingredient, which is an analgesic on its own. With the patches, it is advised to wear the patch for up to eight hours at a time depending on the extent of your pain.