What is Arnica Gel Rub On?

Category: Complementary and Alternative Medicines


Arnica is an herbal formulation that is used topically for bruises, swellings, joint pain, inflammation, or sore muscles. Excellent for relieving the itching and swelling of insect bites.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Chronic pain syndrome 3 0
Muscle and joint pain 3 0
Car accident 1 1
Foot stress fracture 1 1
Muscle pain 1 1
Muscle tension 1 1

Show all 13 reasons taken

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Arnica Gel Rub On

Side effect Patients


Based on patients currently using Arnica Gel Rub On

Dosage Patients
4 app daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Arnica Gel Rub On

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Expense 1
See 1 patient who's stopped using Arnica Gel Rub On


Currently using Arnica Gel Rub On

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped using Arnica Gel Rub On

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Arnica Gel Rub On.