Capzasin-HP Arthritis Pain Relief Description from Chattem
Temporarily relieves minor pain of muscles and joints associated with:
Active Ingredients: Capsaicin (.1%)
Inactive Ingredients: Benzyl Alcohol, Cetearyl Alcohol, Glyceryl Monostearate, Isopropyl Myristate, PEG 100 Stearate, Petrolatum, Sorbitol, Water
Adults and children over 18 years: Apply to affected area. Massage into the painful area until thoroughly absorbed. Repeat as necessary but no more than 3 to 4 times daily. Wash hands with soap and water after applying. Close cap tightly after use.
Children 18 years and younger: Ask a doctor.
Important: The tube opening is covered with a seal. Do not use if seal has been punctured.
To Open: Use top of cap to puncture seal at tube opening. Read package insert before using.
Before using any medication, read all label information. Keep carton. It contains important information.
-For external use only.
-Use only as directed.
-Do not apply to wounds, damaged, broken, or irritated skin.
-A transient burning sensation may occur upon application, but generally disappears in several days.
-For severe burning, discontinue use immediately and see package insert for important information.
-Avoid contact with the eyes and mucous membranes.
-Do not expose the area treated with product to heat or direct sunlight.
-Do not bandage.
-Do not use with a heating pad.
-if you are pregnant or nursing a baby, ask a health professional before use
-Keep out of the reach of children.
If swallowed, seek professional assistance or contact a poison control center immediately