See a doctor if you cannot use the joint, if you experience sudden swelling or redness, or if the pain is caused by trauma.
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Temporarily relieves minor aches and pains associated with arthritis*
Adults 18 years of age and older: At the onset of symptoms, dissolve 2 tablets under the tongue and repeat, if needed, every 15 minutes for 3 more doses. Then, dissolve 2 tablets under the tongue every hour until symptoms improve. Ask a doctor before use in children under 18 years of age. Stop use and ask a doctor if symptoms persist for more than 7 days or worsen, new symptoms occur, or if redness or swelling is present. These could be signs of a serious condition. If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Arnicare Arthritis Cream
Temporarily relieves minor joint and muscle pain and stiffness due to arthritis, minor injuries, overexertion, falls, and repetitive motions.*
Adults and children 12 years of age and older: Apply a thin layer of Arnicare Arthritis Cream to affected area as soon as possible at the onset of symptoms up to 4 times a day. If heat or ice is applied, wait 5 minutes before applying Arnicare Arthritis Cream. Children under 12 years of age: Ask a doctor. For external use only. Do not use if you are allergic to Arnica montana, Harpagophytum, or to any of this product's inactive ingredients. Do not use with other topical products for pain. When using this product avoid contact with eyes, mucous membranes, wounds, damaged or irritated skin. Use only as directed. Do not tightly wrap or bandage the treated area. Do not apply heat or ice to the treated area immediately before or after use. Stop use and ask a doctor if condition persists for more than 7 days or worsens; symptoms clear up and occur again within a few days Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
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Rhus tox 6C**
Rhus tox relieves muscular and articular pains at the beginning of motion, then improved by slow motion. Rhus tox 6C is present in Arnicare Arthritis.
Dissolve 5 pellets under the tongue every 2 hours. Decrease frequency with improvement.
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*Claims based on traditional homeopathic practice, not accepted medical evidence. Not FDA evaluated.
**C, K, CK, and X are homeopathic dilutions. Learn more.