Capsaicin topical Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings
Capsaicin topical is also known as: Axsain, Capsicum Oleoresin, Capsin, Capzasin, Capzasin Back and Body, Capzasin Quick Relief, Capzasin-HP, Capzasin-HP Arthritis Formula, Capzasin-P, Drs Cream, GNP Capsaicin, Icy Hot PM Patch, Menthac Arthritis Cream with Capsaicin, Pain Doctor, Qutenza, RT Capsin, Salonpas Gel-Patch, Salonpas Pain Patch with Capsaicin, Sloan's Liniment, Trixaicin, Trixaicin HP, Zostrix, Zostrix Diabetic Foot Pain, Zostrix Neuropathy, Zostrix-HP
Capsaicin topical Pregnancy Warnings
Animal studies have failed to reveal fetal teratogenicity in embryofetal developmental. There are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. US FDA pregnancy category B: Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Safety has not been established. US FDA pregnancy category: B
Capsaicin topical Breastfeeding Warnings
Safety has not been established. Excreted into human milk: Unknown Excreted into animal milk: Yes Comments: The effects in the nursing infant are unknown.
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