Generic Name: menthol and capsaicin
Dosage Form: patch
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Jul 22, 2020.
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The Sinelee Patch brand name has been discontinued in the U.S. If generic versions of this product have been approved by the FDA, there may be generic equivalents available.
Sinelee Patch contains capsaicin and menthol in a localized topical dermal delivery system. The capsaicin in Sinelee is a synthetic equivalent of the naturally occurring compound found in chili peppers. Capsaicin is soluble in alcohol, acetone, and ethyl acetate and very slightly soluble in water. The menthol is slightly soluble in water.
Sinelee is a single-use patch stored in a foil pouch. Each Sinelee Patch is 8.5 cm x 12.5 cm and consists of a polyester backing film coated with a drug containing silicone adhesive formulation, and covered with a removable polyester release liner.
The empirical formula for capsaicin is C 18H 27NO 3, with a molecular weight of 305.42. The chemical compound capsaicin [(E)-8-methyl-N-vanillyl-6-nonenamide] is an activating ligand for transient receptor potential vanilloid 1 receptor (TRPV1) and it has the following structure:
The empirical formula for menthol is C 10H 20O, with a molecular weight of 156.27. The chemical compound menthol [(1R,2S,5R)-2-isopropyl-5-methylcyclohexanol ] is an activating ligand for transient receptor potential cation channel subfamily M member 8 (TRPM8). It has the following structure:
Each Sinelee Patch contains 0.0375% capsaicin (0.0375 grams of capsaicin per patch) and 5.00% menthol (5 grams of menthol per patch). The Sinelee Patch contains the following inactive ingredients: Aloe Barbadensis Leaf (Aloe Vera Gel) Juice, Diazolidinyl Urea, EDTA Disodiumm Salt, Glycerin, Iodoproynyl Butylcabamate, Methylparaben, Polysorbate 80, Propylparaben, Sodium Polyacrylate, and Water.
Indications and Usage for Sinelee Patch
Sinelee Patch is indicated for the temporary relief of minor aches and muscle pains associated with arthritis, simple backache, strains, muscle soreness and stiffness. Sinelee Patch is an external analgesic/counterirritant.
Sinelee Patch is contraindicated for those patients with a history of hypersensitivity to any of the components of the preparation.
- For external use only.
- Use only as directed.
- Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes.
- Do not cover with bandage.
- Do not use on wounds or damaged skin.
- Consult physician for children under 12.
- Do not use if you are allergic to Menthol.
- Stop use and ask a doctor if conditions worsen, symptoms persist for more than 7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days or rash, itching or excessive skin irritation occurs.
- KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
Sinelee Patch Dosage and Administration
Sinelee Patch contains 0.0375% capsaicin and 5.00% menthol.
Instructions for Use
- Clean and dry affected area
- Cut open pouch and remove patch
- Remove protective film and apply directly to area of pain
- Apply to affected area not more than 3 times daily
- Wash hands with soap after applying patch
- Reseal pouch containing unused patches
Adults and children 12 years and over
Children under 12 years
How is Sinelee Patch Supplied
Sinelee Patch is supplied in 3 re-sealable pouches each containing 5 patches. NDC 69263-020-15
15 Patches per carton
Storage: Store at 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F).
[See USP Controlled Room Temperature]. Avoid direct sunlight.
Distributed by: OakLock Bio, LLC.
PACKAGE/LABEL PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL
(5% Menthol, 0.0375% Capsaicin)
For Topical Use Only
Contains 15 Patches
Inactive Components: Aloe Barbadensis Leaf (Aloe Vera Gel) Juice, Diazolidinyl Urea, EDTA Disodiumm Salt, Glycerin, lodoproynyl Butylcabamate, Methylparaben, Polysorbate 80, Propylparaben, Sodium Polyacrylate, and Water.
Full Prescribing and Application Information Enclosed
Distributed by: OakLock Bio, Canton, MS
Store at 20-25°C (68-77°F) [See USP controlled room temperature]
menthol and capsaicin patch
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