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Capzasin HP Arthritis Pain Relief (Chattem, Inc.)

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Complete Capzasin HP Arthritis Pain Relief Information

  • SPL UNCLASSIFIED SECTION

    Capzasin HP Arthritis Pain Relief


  • Active Ingredient

    Capsaicin 0.1%


  • Purpose

    Topical analgesic


  • Uses

    temporarily relieves minor pain of muscles and joints associated with:

    • arthritis
    • simple backache
    • strains
    • sprains
    • bruises

  • Warnings

    For external use only

    When using this product
    • read inside of carton before using
    • use only as directed. Read and follow all directions and warnings on this carton/label. 
    • avoid contact with the eyes and mucous membranes
    • rare cases of serious burns have been reported with products of this type
    • do not bandage tightly or apply local heat (such as heating pads) or a medicated patch to the area of use
    • do not apply to wounds or damaged, broken or irritated skin
    • do not use at the same time as other topical analgesics
    • a transient burning sensation may occur upon application but generally disappears in several days
    • if severe burning occurs, discontinue use immediately and read inside carton for important information
    • do not expose the area treated with product to heat or direct sunlight
    • avoid applying into skin folds

    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
    • you experience signs of skin injury, such as pain, swelling, or blistering where the product was applied

    If pregnant or breast-feeding

    ask a health 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
    • WASH HANDS WITH SOAP AND WATER AFTER APPLYING

    children 18 years or younger: ask a doctor


  • Inactive Ingredients

    benzyl alcohol, cetyl alcohol, glyceryl stearate, isopropyl myristate, PEG-40 stearate, petrolatum, sorbitol, water (238-10)

    READ INFORMATION PRINTED INSIDE CARTON BEFORE USING.

    KEEP CARTON AS IT CONTAINS IMPORTANT INFORMATION.             Recyclable Carton

    Dist. by Chattem, Inc., P.O. Box 2219
    Chattanooga, TN 37409-0219 U.S.A.
    © 2009 www.chattem.com


  • Principal Display Panel

    Deep Penetrating       Odor Free      
    HIGH POTENCY
    CAPZASIN HP®
    ARTHRITIS PAIN RELIEF

    CAPSA
    ICIN 0.1% TOPICAL             ANALGESIC CREME             Net wt 1.5 oz (42.5 g)

    Principal Display Panel - Net wt 1.5 oz (42.5 g)


  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    CAPZASIN HP ARTHRITIS PAIN RELIEF 
    capsaicin cream
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:41167-7514
    Route of Administration TOPICAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    CAPSAICIN (UNII: S07O44R1ZM) (CAPSAICIN - UNII:S07O44R1ZM) CAPSAICIN 0.001 g  in 1 g
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    BENZYL ALCOHOL (UNII: LKG8494WBH)  
    CETYL ALCOHOL (UNII: 936JST6JCN)  
    GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE (UNII: 230OU9XXE4)  
    ISOPROPYL MYRISTATE (UNII: 0RE8K4LNJS)  
    PETROLATUM (UNII: 4T6H12BN9U)  
    SORBITOL (UNII: 506T60A25R)  
    WATER (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:41167-7514-2 1 in 1 CARTON 12/01/1998
    1 42.5 g in 1 TUBE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINAL part348 12/01/1998
    Labeler - Chattem, Inc. (003336013)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    Chattem Plant 1 003336013 ANALYSIS(41167-7514) , LABEL(41167-7514) , MANUFACTURE(41167-7514) , PACK(41167-7514)