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What is capsaicin and where can you get it?

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Dr. Pierre Moeser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Pepper

Capsaicin is an ingredient in peppers (cayenne, chili) that gives them their heat.
It is found in cream form and can be used to relieve pain. It is available without a prescription at drugstores.

In brief: Pepper

Capsaicin is an ingredient in peppers (cayenne, chili) that gives them their heat.
It is found in cream form and can be used to relieve pain. It is available without a prescription at drugstores.
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