Tiger Balm White Ointment is used as a chest rub to relieve nasal congestion. Chest rubs have been used since ancient times to relieve symptoms of nasal congestion. It is the vapours which help relieve nasal congestion. Chest rubs are applied topically so they don't cause drowsiness or interact with other medications. It can also be used for the temporary relief of muscular and joint aches and pains and arthritis pain.
Can be fatal to children if swallowed. Not to be used on infants under 2 years of age, pregnant or nursing mothers unless on the advice of a physician. Avoid contact with the eyes and mucous membranes. Do not use in conjunction with heat pads.