Medicinal liniment to combat sprains, strains and joint pain. effective on insect bites. Liniments are used for muscle sprains to accelerate and promote muscle tissue repair and for associated pain; analgesia for strains and stiffness and pain relief of arthritic joints. Can be used as a warm up before a workout or to relieve sore muscles after exercise. Liniments are mild stimulants to the circulatory system. Assists fatigued muscle and joints and tendon recovery.
To use as an after work-out or race leg wash, mix 13ml of Penetrene with 750ml of water (or witch hazel), 250ml of vinegar and 0.6g saltpetre. Apply freely and bandage under cotton wool for 2 - 3 hours or overnight.
A muscle wash can be made by adding 13ml of Penetrene to 1 litre of water. Sponge the leg and body muscles with the mixture.