After applying tiger balm if a user perceives sign of any allergy-like breathing difficulty, hives, or swelling of the entire face, lips, throat or tongue he or she must immediately contact a medical practitioner before situations get out of hand. Conditions or situations when a user should instantly stop using Tiger Balm and call the doctor stop using camphor and menthol and call a medical practitioner immediately are:
• Serious irritation, burning, stinging, caused by using this balm; or
• Chest congestion, breathing problems or throat problems caused due to using this medicine.
It is not necessary that other medicines will react with this balm but still before purchasing and using tiger balm users should consult with their doctor and tell them clearly of all medical conditions, medicines, and allergies if any. And only after a doctor confirms that tiger balm is safe to use along with the other prescribed medicines or conditions user should purchase one.
Areas where Tiger Balm finds its usage
• Solves discomfort due to minor aches and pains
• Provides relief to strains and sprains even though it may be temporary
• Treats a backache and arthritis
This ointment has till date been used for approximately 100 years and after receiving so much success over years, this ointment company has started customizing its formulas to better suit very specific requirements. It is a must to consult doctors in case of children below 12 Years of age but adults are not that much bound to. They can rub the Tiger Balm into the skin and repeat the procedure for 3 to 4 times a day every day. Tiger Balm my cause some signs of discomfort especially in new users. So to avoid such discomfort one must test on a small area of the skin for some specific time only after which it should be applied on larger surfaces.