It is a highly effective pain relieving massage cream. It utilizes the natural analgesic action of capsaicin found in Capsicum minimum as well as the rubefacient action of this plant, drawing fresh blood into chronically inflamed tissue so helping it to resolve. Russian Ointment is also rich in the essential oil of Wintergreen (Gaultheria) which contains 98% methyl salicylate hence a powerful anti-inflammatory.
Russian Ointment is analgesic and anti-inflammatory. It is non greasy and can be applied as required, resulting in a deep long lasting pain relief period, typically a single application should last several hours. 500 gram tubs used by practitioners during osteopathic treatments and also by sports clubs for sports injuries. In addition 60 gram tubs can be given to patients to use between treatments.
Contents: Gaultheria procumbens, Capsicum minimum, Arnica montana, Thymus vulgaris, Eucalyptus globulus, Pinus sylvestris, Aqueous cream BP.