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WellPatch Capsaicin Pain Relief

Medically reviewed on November 8, 2017

Dosage form: patch
Ingredients: CAPSAICIN .25mg
Labeler: The Mentholatum Company
NDC Code: 10742-8126

Disclaimer: Most OTC drugs are not reviewed and approved by FDA, however they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.

Drug Facts

Active ingredient

Capsaicin 0.025%

Purpose

Capsaicin - Topical analgesic

Uses

temporarily relieves minor aches and pains of muscles and joints due to

simple backache
arthritis
strains
sprains

Warnings

For external use only

use only as directed
do not use at least 1 hours before, or immediately after, a bath or shower
do not get into eyes or on mucous membranes
do not apply to wounds or to damaged or very sensitive skin
do not bandage tightly or cover with any type of wrap except clothing
do not use with a heating pad or with other heat sources
do not use in combination with other external analgesic products

Stop use and ask a doctor if
condition worsens
excessive redness, irritation, burning or discomfort of the skin develops
pain persists for more than 7 days
symptoms clear up and occur again within a few days

Keep out of reach of children.

If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Directions
adults and children 12 years and over: apply to affected area; change patch 1 to 2 times daily
children under 12 years: ask a doctor
FOR BEST RESULTS: apply to clean, dry skin
tear open pouch and remove patch; if desired, cut patch to size
grasp both ends of the patch firmly with thumbs near center
stretch patch until the backing separates
remove protective film while applying patch directly to site of pain
WASH HANDS WITH SOAP AND WATER AFTER APPLYING

Inactive ingredients

carboxymethylcellulose sodium, castor oil, dihydroxyaluminum aminoacetate, edetate disodium, glycerin, methylparaben, partially neutralized polyacrylate, polyacrylic acid, polysorbate 80, polyvinyl alcohol, propylene glycol caprylate, purified water, sodium polyacrylate, sodium polyacrylate starch, sorbitol solution, talc, tartaric acid

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Package/Label Principal Display Panel

Principal Display Panel
WELLPATCH CAPSAICIN PAIN RELIEF 
capsaicin patch
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:10742-8126
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
CAPSAICIN (CAPSAICIN) CAPSAICIN.25 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CARBOXYMETHYLCELLULOSE SODIUM, UNSPECIFIED FORM 
CASTOR OIL 
DIHYDROXYALUMINUM AMINOACETATE 
EDETATE DISODIUM 
GLYCERIN 
METHYLPARABEN 
POLYACRYLIC ACID (250000 MW) 
POLYSORBATE 80 
POLYVINYL ALCOHOL 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL CAPRYLATE 
WATER 
SORBITOL 
TALC 
TARTARIC ACID 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:10742-8126-11 PATCH in 1 POUCH
2NDC:10742-8126-21 POUCH in 1 CARTON
24 PATCH in 1 POUCH
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart34802/28/200804/30/2019
Labeler - The Mentholatum Company (002105757)

 
The Mentholatum Company

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Further information

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