Targeted, next-level pain reliever* so you can perform at your best.

Get fast-acting pain relief with Icy Hot® PRO Cream. From our PRO line, it includes two maximum-strength pain relievers that work on more pain points.* Plus, this cream contains Icy Micro Spheres™, microbeads to help moisturize and hydrate your skin.

Feel the power of Icy Hot® PRO contrast therapy — it starts out with a cooling sensation to dull your pain, followed by a warming sensation to relieve achy muscles and joints.

Use for targeted relief

Works on muscles and joints



Cooling menthol

Use as directed.

*Compared to Icy Hot® products containing only menthol.

Voted Product of the Year (Consumer Survey of Product Innovation 2023). Winner: Topical pain relief category. Voted #1 by Kantar survey of 40,000 consumers.

Size: 2 oz tube

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Targeted relief for:


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Product Information

    Temporarily relieves minor aches and pains of muscles and joints associated with:
    • arthritis
    • simple backache
    • strains
    • sprains
    • bruises
    Adults and children 12 years of age and older:
    • apply a thin layer to affected area not more than 3 to 4 times daily
    • massage until thoroughly absorbed into skin
    • wash hands thoroughly with soap and water after each use

    Children under 12 years of age: ask a doctor

    For external use only 

    Do not use 
    • on wounds or on irritated or damaged skin
    • with a heating pad 

    When using this product 
    • use only as directed
    • do not bandage tightly
    • avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes
    • do not expose the area to local heat or direct sunlight
    • rare cases of serious burns have been reported with products of this type
    • a transient burning sensation may occur upon application but generally disappears in several days
    • avoid applying into skin folds 

    Stop use and ask a doctor if 
    • condition worsens or symptoms persist for more than 7 days
    • symptoms clear up and occur again within a few days
    • redness is present or excessive skin irritation occurs
    • you experience severe burning pain, swelling, or blistering where the product was applied

    If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. 

    Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.


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    Menthol 16%

    Menthol is a topical analgesic that provides pain relief. 16% is the maximum-strength concentration available over the counter for topical pain relief.

    Camphor 11%

    Camphor is a topical analgesic that provides pain relief. 11% is the maximum-strength concentration available over the counter for topical pain relief.

    water, propanediol, steareth-21, alcohol denat., glyceryl stearate, cetyl alcohol, farnesol, stearic acid, aloe barbadensis leaf juice, acrylates/C10-30 alkyl acrylate crosspolymer, menthyl lactate, jojoba esters, diisopropyl adipate, pentylene glycol, 4-t butylcyclohexanol, potassium hydroxide, allantoin, fragrance, citrus paradisi (grapefruit) peel oil, mentha piperita (peppermint) oil, mentha viridis (spearmint) leaf oil, ethoxydiglycol, glyceryl dilaurate, polysorbate 80, PEG-150 stearate, glycine soja (soybean) sterols, phenoxyethanol, methylparaben, glycerin, disodium EDTA, xanthan gum, ferric ferrocyanide, citric acid

Frequently Asked Questions

  • You may be able to use your HSA and FSA tax-preferred savings account to purchase certain OTC products like Icy Hot® PRO Cream. The passage of the CARES Act by Congress includes provisions to restore OTC eligibility under tax-preferred HSA and FSA accounts. Your plan details may vary, so save your receipt and check with your benefits or health provider for eligibility.

  • Do not use Icy Hot® PRO Cream with other Icy Hot® products or any other topical pain analgesics. Use all products only as directed.

  • Do not use a heating pad or ice pack while using Icy Hot® PRO Cream.

  • Yes, please refer to the package for expiration dates. Do not use Icy Hot® PRO Cream after the labeled expiration date. Use as directed.

  • Icy Hot® PRO Cream does not contain aspirin or aspirin derivatives.

  • While the time it takes Icy Hot® PRO Cream to start working varies by individual, most can feel relief in minutes.

  • For adults and children over 12 years of age, apply a thin layer of Icy Hot® PRO Cream to affected area and massage until thoroughly absorbed into skin. Repeat as necessary, but no more than 3 to 4 times daily. Use as directed.

  • Icy Hot® PRO Cream can be purchased without a prescription. Visit the Where to Buy page to find your closest retailer.

  • Women who are pregnant or think they may be pregnant should check with their healthcare provider before using Icy Hot® PRO Cream.

  • Icy Hot® PRO Cream is made for muscles and joints that’ve been pushed to their limits during athletic activity. Discover next-level, targeted pain relief so you can perform at your best.

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