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Important: The information below refers to medicines available in the United States that contain capsaicin.

Medications containing capsaicin:

capsaicin topical

Brand names: Zostrix, Capsicum Oleoresin, Qutenza, Capsin
Drug class(es): miscellaneous topical agents
Capsaicin topical is used in the treatment of:

Multi-ingredient medications containing capsaicin:

benzocaine/capsaicin/lidocaine/methyl salicylate topical

Brand names: Adazin

Benzocaine/capsaicin/lidocaine/methyl salicylate topical is used in the treatment of:

camphor/capsaicin topical

Camphor/capsaicin topical is used in the treatment of:

camphor/capsaicin/menthol topical

Camphor/capsaicin/menthol topical is used in the treatment of:

camphor/capsaicin/menthol/methyl salicylate topical

Camphor/capsaicin/menthol/methyl salicylate topical is used in the treatment of:

camphor/capsaicin/methyl salicylate topical

Drug class(es): topical rubefacient

capsaicin/diclofenac topical

Brand names: Diclofex DC, NuDiclo SoluPak, DermacinRx Lexitral PharmaPak, Sure Result DSS Premium Pak
Drug class(es): topical non-steroidal anti-inflammatories
Capsaicin/diclofenac topical is used in the treatment of:

capsaicin/lidocaine/menthol topical

Brand names: AnodyneRx Patch, Renovo Lido5, Silvera Pain Relief
Drug class(es): topical anesthetics
Capsaicin/lidocaine/menthol topical is used in the treatment of:

capsaicin/lidocaine/menthol/methyl salicylate topical

Brand names: LidoPro, Menthocin Patch with Lidocaine, Soothee Patch, Terocin (old formulation)
Drug class(es): topical anesthetics
Capsaicin/lidocaine/menthol/methyl salicylate topical is used in the treatment of:

capsaicin/menthol topical

Brand names: Salonpas, Alivio Patch, Sinelee Patch, Aflexeryl-MC
Drug class(es): topical rubefacient
Capsaicin/menthol topical is used in the treatment of:

capsaicin/menthol/methyl salicylate topical

Brand names: Terocin, Medrox, Medrox-Rx, Dendracin Neurodendraxcin
Drug class(es): topical rubefacient
Capsaicin/menthol/methyl salicylate topical is used in the treatment of:

capsaicin/methyl salicylate topical

Capsaicin/methyl salicylate topical is used in the treatment of:

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