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Capzasin Quick Relief Side Effects

Generic Name: capsaicin / menthol topical

Note: This page contains information about the side effects of capsaicin / menthol topical. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name Capzasin Quick Relief.

Applies to capsaicin / menthol topical: topical patch

Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome:

Temporary burning or stinging at the application site that usually disappears in a few days.

Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur while taking capsaicin / menthol topical:

Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); irritation, redness, blistering, or severe or persistent burning at the application site.

Not all side effects for Capzasin Quick Relief may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.

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