ABOUT TOPICAL MEDICATED PAIN RELIEF OINTMENTS AND CREAMS
What makes Amish Origins different from the others?
All Amish Origins products utilize our own unique blend of 4 essential oils. They are Pine, Camphor, Wintergreen (methyl salicylate), and Eucalyptus oil. The majority of all other product is this category only use one or maybe two oils, not all 4.
Why should I use a medicated topical pain reliever?
A medicated topical pain reliever is applied at the site of discomfort to provide temporary relief of minor aches and pains of muscles and joints.
How do AMISH ORIGINS Medicated Pain Relief Ointments and Creams products work?
When you apply AMISH ORIGINS Medicated Pain Relief Ointments and Creams products to sore muscles or joints, the pain reliever(s) in AMISH ORIGINS products work to temporarily block the perception of pain, providing relief.
Can I use AMISH ORIGINS Medicated Pain Relief Ointments and Creams products with an oral pain relievers?
Use of combinations of drugs can increase potential risks, therefore, consult with your doctor.
What is the difference between how a medicated topical pain reliever and an oral pain reliever work?
Topical pain relievers are applied right where you hurt, but oral pain relievers must be ingested and absorbed by your system.
Can I use a medicated topical pain reliever instead of an oral pain reliever for my discomfort due to arthritis and minor backache, muscle or joint pain?
Yes, many people prefer topical pain relievers. If oral pain relief medication is not right for you, you may wish to consider a topical pain reliever. Topical pain relievers are specifically designed for relief of minor aches and pains of muscles and joints, including minor arthritis pain. Use as directed.
ABOUT OLD TIME CHICKWEED SALVE AND DRAW SALVE OINTMENTS
Why should I use a chickweed or draw salve?
AMISH ORIGINS OLD TIME CHICKWEED SALVE (all-natural) can be used to ease skin disorders, dry and cracked skin, minor cuts, burns, and poison ivy. AMISH ORIGINS ALL NATURAL DRAW SALVE penetrates deeply to draw out splinters, toxins from insect bites, and infection.
GENERAL PRODUCT USE
Can I use AMISH ORIGINS Deep Penetrating Pain Relief and Greaseless Pain Relief Ointments and Creams and Old time Chickweed Salve and All Natural Draw Salve on the same body part?
AMISH ORIGINS products are formulated to be effective when used alone, therefore we recommend not using more than one product on the same body area at the same time.
Can I use AMISH ORIGINS ointments and creams with a heating pad?
No. The FDA and Consumer Product Safety Commission have issued a public health advisory on the use of heating pads. Among the individuals it identifies as being at particular risk for electric heating pad burn injuries are persons who may be unable to feel pain to the skin because of medication. It also indicates that a heating pad should never be used by a person who has skin that is not sensitive to temperature change. Since medicated topical analgesics affect pain and skin temperature perception, they should not be used with a heating pad.
Is it safe to use expired AMISH ORIGINS products?
AMISH ORIGINS products are safe when used as directed. In order to ensure the safety and quality of our products, we recommend that you use AMISH ORIGINS products before their expiry date.
Can I use AMISH ORIGINS products if I am pregnant?
The product does not have a pregnancy warning, but if you have any concerns, you should speak with your physician.
Can I use AMISH ORIGINS products on sunburned, blistered or damaged skin?
AMISH ORIGINS pain relieving creams/gel should not be applied to wounds and damaged skin.
Can I use AMISH ORIGINS products on my child?
Consult a doctor before using on children under 12 years of age.
Can I ship Amish Origins product outside North America?
Yes, we ship all over the world but shipping charges vary from day to day so you will need to contact us directly so we can get you the best possible shipping rates.