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  1. Pain: Hope through Research From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)  
    ... can increase a person’s feeling of well-being. Capsaicin (pronounced cap-SAY-sin) is a chemical found ... the compound, however, perhaps because of long-term capsaicin-induced damage to nerve tissue. Some individuals find ...
  2. Shingles: Hope through Research From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)  
    ... a shingles attack if given soon after onset. capsaicin —an active ingredient in hot chili peppers used ...
  3. Notalgia Paresthetica (Logical Images)  
    ... cream containing an extract of hot peppers, called capsaicin, and follow the package directions carefully. You will probably not get immediate relief, and the capsaicin cream may take up to 6 weeks to ...
  4. Untangling the Source of Ouch and Itch From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of General Medical Sciences)  
    ... instead of pain. This meant a response to capsaicin (ball-and-stick molecular model) evoked itch instead ... can cause itching as a side effect, and capsaicin, the "hot" compound in spicy peppers, they could ...
  5. ... generic and brand names? NSAIDs Diclofenac (Voltaren®) Ibuprofen Capsaicin Theragen® Zostrix® Capsagel® Salonpas-Hot® Salicylate Aspercreme® BenGay® ... any of these medicines available without a prescription? Capsaicin and salicylate creams are available without a prescription. ...
  6. Topical Pain Relievers May Cause Burns (Food and Drug Administration)  
    ... containing the active ingredients menthol, methyl salicylate and capsaicin. These cases were uncovered by FDA scientists during ... these products, Tan notes. Menthol, methyl salicylate and capsaicin create sensations of local warmth or coolness, but ...
  7. Paralysis: Secondary Conditions (Christopher and Dana Reeve Paralysis Resource Center)  
    ... the bowel, and all issues of paralysis. CareCure's Capsaicin and Resiniferatoxin Therapy of Bladder Spasticity Recent clinical trials indicate that instillation of capsaicin (the essence of pepper) or resiniferatoxin (RTX, from ...
  8. Pain Management for Psoriatic Arthritis (National Psoriasis Foundation)  
    ... can reduce your sensitivity to pain as well. Capsaicin, a compound found in chili peppers, has a ... can help minimize the initial burning sensation of capsaicin. Your doctor may prescribe a pain medication when ...
  9. Overview of Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis (National Psoriasis Foundation) - PDF  
    ... Ingredients such as aloe vera, jojoba, zinc pyrithione, capsaicin, tea tree oil, oats, dead sea salts, apple ... baths, dead sea salt scrubs and creams containing capsaicin have all been reported as helpful in treating ...
  10. Pruritus-Ani (American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons)  
    ... patients, it may be beneficial to try topical capsaicin. Capsaicin comes from Capsicum chili peppers. It is believed ...
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