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Arthritis Pain Relief

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Nov 20, 2020.

Dosage form: liquid
Ingredients: CAPSAICIN .15g in 100mL
Labeler: CVS
NDC Code: 59779-237

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

Active ingredient

Capsaicin 0.15%

Purpose

Topical analgesic

Uses

Temporarily relieves minor pain associated with:

  • arthritis
  • simple backache
  • muscle strains
  • muscle sprains
  • bruises
  • cramps

Warnings

​For external use only

When using this product
  • Use only as directed
  • Do not bandage tightly
  • Do not use with a heating pad
  • Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes
  • Do not apply to wounds, damaged, broken or irritated skin
  • A transient burning sensation may occur upon application but generally disappears in several days
  • If severe burning sensation occurs, discontinue use immediately and read packate insert for importan information
  • Do not expose the area treated with product to hear or direct sunlight
  • Avoid taking a bath or shower within 1 hour before or after applying

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • Condition worsens
  • Redness is present
  • Irritation develops
  • Symptoms persist for more than 7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days

Flammable

keep away form fire or flame

If pregnant or breast-feeding,

ask a healthcare professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children.

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

Directions

​Adults and children over 18 years:

  • Apply to affected area
  • Massage into painful area until thoroughly absorbed
  • Repeat as necessary, but no more than 3 to 4 times daily
  • ​IF MEDICINE COMES IN CONTACT WITH HANDS, WASH WITH SOAP AND WATER

Children 18 years or younger: ask a doctor

Inactive ingredients

Carbomer, Glycerin, Propylene Glycol, SD Alcohol 40-2 (35%), Triethanolamine, Water.

ARTHRITIS PAIN RELIEF 
capsaicin 0.15 liquid
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-237
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
CAPSAICIN (CAPSAICIN) CAPSAICIN.15 g  in 100 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
GLYCERIN 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
ALCOHOL 
TROMETHAMINE 
WATER 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:59779-237-011 BOTTLE, WITH APPLICATOR in 1 CARTON
130 mL in 1 BOTTLE, WITH APPLICATOR
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart34811/11/2014
Labeler - CVS (062312574)
Registrant - Product Quest Mfg, LLC (927768135)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Product Quest Mfg, LLC927768135manufacture(59779-237), label(59779-237)

 
CVS