Good nongreasy creams for arthritis pain relief include Bengay Ultra Strength Pain Relieving Cream, Aspercreme Odor Free Topical Analgesic Gel and Myoflex Odorless Pain Relieving Cream. As of August 2015, each receives high average ratings on Drugstore.com and Walgreens' 5-star online scales.
Bengay cream is a nongreasy formula. Reviewers at Drugstore.com give it 4.5 stars and say that the product is a good value and has no side effects. At the same site, Aspercreme gel has earned 4 stars. Positive comments state that it is nongreasy, easy to use and odor-free.
Myoflex cream does not feel like a greasy lotion, according to Healthline, and reviews at Walgreens' website give it 5 stars. The remarks indicate that it works quickly and is more effective than similar products.