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What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider Before Using It?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to using the patch if you have:
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medicines you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Precautions and Warnings With Capsaicin 8% Patch to learn more, including information on who should not use the drug.)

Capsaicin 8% Patch Dosing Information

There is only one standard recommended dosage for this medication, regardless of your age or weight. As always, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically instructs you to do so.
(Click Capsaicin 8% Patch Dosage for more information.)

Drug Interactions

Capsaicin 8% patch is unlikely to interact with other medications (see Drug Interactions With Capsaicin 8% Patch).
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