What is Tiger Balm Ultra Strength?

Category: Over the Counter Drugs

false

Tiger Balm is a pain reliever ointment containing camphor and menthol. It is used for temporary relief of minor aches and pains of muscles and joints associated with over-exertion, simple backache, arthritis, strains and sprains.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Pain 3 2
General health 2 2
Muscle and joint pain 2 0
Muscle spasms 1 0
Neck pain 1 0

  • 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 Tiger Balm Ultra Strength

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Tiger Balm Ultra Strength

Dosage Patients
daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Tiger Balm Ultra Strength

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
Expense 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped taking Tiger Balm Ultra Strength

Duration

Currently taking Tiger Balm Ultra Strength

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
6 months - 1 year 1
10 years or more 1

Stopped taking Tiger Balm Ultra Strength

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
6 months - 1 year 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 0
Usually 1
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
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
Last updated:

1 patient evaluation for Tiger Balm Ultra Strength

Oct 30, 2009 (Started Nov 08, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for General health)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take

Oct 20, 2009 (Started Nov 08, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for General health)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
Last updated:
Showing 1 of 1 patient evaluation for Tiger Balm Ultra Strength