Scientific Name: Capsaicin
Brand Name: Capzasin Quick Relief, Capzasin-HP, Castiva Warming, Dendracin Neurodendraxcin, Lidopro, Medi-derm, Medi-derm With Lidocaine, Medrox, Qutenza, Rematex, Xoten-C, Zostrix
Company Owner: Not Available
Mechanism Of Action Capsaicin has been shown to reduce the amount of substance P associated with inflammation – however this is not believed to be its main mechanism in the relief of pain
Description of the Drug: Capsaicin is a topical analgesic agent used for the symptomatic relief of neuropathic pain associated with post-herpetic neuralgia, as well as other muscle and joint pain.
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Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB06774