Zostrix Capsaicin 0.025%. May be useful as an adjunct in the temporary relief of pain associated with arthritis. May be useful for the treatment of post-herpetic neuralgia (pain following shingles).
WarningsAvoid getting in eyes or on broken or irritated skin. If condition worsens, or if symptoms persist for more than 28 days in the case of arthritis (14 days with post-herpetic neuralgia), or clear up and occur again within a few days, discontinue use of this product and consult your doctor. Keep out of reach of children.
Active IngredientsCapsaicin 0.025% w/w
Other IngredientsBenzyl alcoholCetyl alcoholGlyceryl 1-monostearateIsopropyl myristatePurified waterSodium citrateSorbitolWhite soft paraffin
Dosage:Adults: Apply Zostrix cream to the affected area 3-4 times daily.
Zostrix cream may cause temporary burning on application. This burning is observed more frequently when Zostrix is applied less than 3-4 times per day.
Not recommended for use on children.
For External Use Only.
Do not bandage tightly. If condition worsens or clears up and then recurs within a few days, discontinue use of this product and consult your physician.
Avoid contact with eyes or broken or damaged skin.