How Does Capsaicin Work?


Capsaicin is found in chili peppers--it is what gives them their heat. It works by depleting neuropeptides that carry pain signals. Capsaicin is used as a topical cream to treat arthritis.
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Capsaicin is the active component of chili peppers, which are plants belonging to the genus Capsicum. It is an irritant for mammals, incuding humans and produces a sensation of burning
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Capsaicin:1:colorless pungent crystalline compound derived from capsicum; source of the hotness of
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