Does bengay reduce inflammation?
How long does bengay last?
Why does bengay burn so bad?
Does bengay get into your bloodstream?
What happens if you use too much Bengay?
The young girl apparently absorbed high levels of methyl salicylate, an anti-inflammatory medicine related to aspirin that is found in Bengay and Icy Hot. Using too much over days or weeks can cause a chronic poisoning called salicylism, which, as in this case, can be lethal.
What are the side effects of Bengay?
- severe burning, stinging, redness, or irritation after using this medicine; or.
- pain, swelling, or blistering where the medicine was applied.