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Bengay Cerebrovascular Accident Side Effects

Bengay Cerebrovascular Accident Side Effect Reports


The following Bengay Cerebrovascular Accident side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Cerebrovascular Accident, can occur, and what you can do about them.

A side effect could appear soon after you start Bengay or it might take time to develop.



Bedridden, Cerebrovascular Accident, Overdose

This Cerebrovascular Accident side effect was reported by a health professional from CANADA. A 81-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: myalgia. The patient was prescribed Bengay Muscle Pain No Odour (no Active Ingredient) (dosage: At Least 3 Times Daily, Topical), which was started on NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Bengay Muscle Pain No Odour (no Active Ingredient) the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Bedridden
  • Cerebrovascular Accident
  • Overdose
These side effects may potentially be related to Bengay Muscle Pain No Odour (no Active Ingredient).
Cerebrovascular Accident

This Cerebrovascular Accident Bengay (menthol) side effect was reported by a health professional from CANADA on Mar 16, 2006. A Female , 81 years of age, was treated with Bengay (menthol). The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Cerebrovascular Accident
. Bengay (menthol) dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA.
Cerebrovascular Accident

This is a Bengay Ultra Setrength Patch (menthol) side effect report of a 84-year-old patient (weight:NA) from , suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: back pain, who was treated with Bengay Ultra Setrength Patch (menthol) (dosage:Intermitently, Topical, start time: NS), combined with:
  • Atorvastatin (atorvastatin)
  • Clopidogrel Sulfate (clopidogrel Sulfate (clopidogrel Sulfate)
  • Metoprolol Tartrate
  • Amlodipine Besylate
  • Lansoprazole
  • Ferrous Sulfate Tab
, and developed a serious reaction and a Cerebrovascular Accident side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Cerebrovascular Accident
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Bengay Ultra Setrength Patch (menthol) treatment in patients suffering from back pain, resulting in Cerebrovascular Accident.


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Bengay Cerebrovascular Accident Causes and Reviews


A stroke is a medical emergency. There are two types - ischemic and hemorrhagic. Ischemic stroke is the most common type. It is usually caused by a blood clot that blocks or plugs a blood vessel in the brain. This keeps blood from flowing to the brain. Within minutes, brain cells begin to die. Another cause is stenosis, or narrowing of the artery. This can happen because of atherosclerosis, a disease in which plaque builds up inside your arteries. Transient ischemic attacks (TIAs) occur when the blood supply to the brain is interrupted briefly. Having a TIA can mean you are at risk for having a more serious stroke.

Symptoms of stroke are

  • Sudden numbness or weakness of the face, arm or leg (especially on one side of the body)
  • Sudden confusion, trouble speaking or understanding speech
  • Sudden trouble seeing in one or both eyes
  • Sudden trouble walking, dizziness, loss of balance or coordination
  • Sudden severe headache with no known cause

It is important to treat strokes as quickly as possible. Blood thinners may be used to stop a stroke while it is happening by quickly dissolving the blood clot. Post-stroke rehabilitation can help people overcome disabilities caused by stroke damage.

NIH: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke


Bengay Cerebrovascular Accident Reviews

Fri, 26 Feb 2010
can you get a rash from Bengay cream if so how to treat it.
Thu, 09 Sep 2010
I have used BenGay for many years now and since January and a car accident I have used it daily (allot) on my rotator cuff tear and back and knee. I started experiencing severe headaches and awful dizziness and stomach distress where I landed up in the hospital. I finally said that I felt like I was being poisoned by something and my dermatologist suggested that BenGay overuse might be the problem. I stopped it two days ago and the headaches and dizziness persist along with chest tightness. I feel awful and use minimal drugs--no narcotics, etc. If this is BenGay and absorption others need to be aware of its potential side effects. Please contact me at (313)336-3005 or email me at <a href="mailto:mysb.net">mysb at comcast.net</a>. Thanks
Mon, 04 Oct 2010
Mile 15 of my 12 th marathon. Slight back ache so thought I would take some Ben Gay the volunteers were offering. I took a rather large wad and wiped my hands on my back. BIG HUGE MISTAKE--- my BACK AND SPINE WAS ON FIRE that I even picked up a wet sock on the ground to try and wipe it off while running. I am a pretty fast marathoner for my age (41) and was on for a 3:12 marathon and then this burning pain was just too much. The intense burning lasted about 2.5 miles then it was more prickly heat. Instead of helping me it ruined me mentally in a critical point of a marathon I have run the last 4 years. Was this an allergic reation? possibly or that my pores were wide open and accentuated the burning menthol.
Wed, 10 Nov 2010
I hated it! It burns like crazy! Don't try without have a real muscle ache!
Thu, 25 Nov 2010
I left a Bengay heating pad on for 8 hours as directed and then removed it after. Then about 5 minutes later my skin started itching and turning red. I broke out with pimples as well. Its been irritating for 3 days now and nothing is working! I've tried extra dry skin care lotion to hydrocortisone cream.
Tue, 30 Nov 2010
I got red rashes which developed into blisters on my hand where ever i applied Bengay. Please suggest me a remedy.
Thu, 20 Jan 2011
Burning, Large red rash -looks like shingles. Needs to take OFF the market.
Thu, 20 Jan 2011
Just a positive comment on the positive pain relieving results of BenGays' PainRelieving patches combined with Ben Gay's Highly effective external pain relieving cream. It definitely soothed the pain of my knee amp; lower lag when I fell, prior to New Years on a sheet of ice.
Sun, 20 Feb 2011
My son had a sore neck. I applied Bengay to massahe him. He started to feel an intense burn right away. The skin turned red like he had a bad sun erythema. I stopped immediately, washed the skin and put ice on his neck to ease the burning pain. I didn't know somebody can be allergic to such a cream. There is no allergy warnings on it when it should be.
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