GENERIC NAME: CAPSICUM - TOPICAL
USES: Capsicum has been used for muscle or joint pain. Some herbal/diet supplement products have been found to contain possibly harmful impurities/additives. Check with your pharmacist for more details regarding the particular brand you use. The FDA has not reviewed this product for safety or effectiveness. Consult your doctor or pharmacist for more details.
HOW TO USE: Apply to the skin. Do not apply to injured skin. Do not apply heat to the affected area after using this product. Avoid contact with mucous membranes (e.g., nose or mouth) or the eyes. Wash hands thoroughly with warm water and soap or vinegar after use or wear gloves when applying the product. To avoid damage to skin and nerves, do not use this product for longer than 2 days. Wait 14 days before reapplying the product to the same location. If your condition persists or worsens or if you think you may have a serious medical problem, seek immediate medical attention.
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