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How is this medical device (Capsicum Plaster) best taken?
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How is this medicine (Capsicum Plaster) best taken?

Use Capsicum Plaster as ordered by your doctor. Read all information given to you. Follow all instructions closely.

  • Do not take Capsicum Plaster by mouth. Use on your skin only. Keep out of your mouth, nose, and eyes (may burn).
  • Clean affected part before use. Make sure to dry well.
  • You may wear gloves when putting on.
  • Do not put on irritated skin.
  • Do not put on cuts, scrapes, or damaged skin.
  • Do not bathe, shower, or swim right after putting on.
  • Do not put on right after a shower or bath.
  • If Capsicum Plaster gets in the eyes, rinse with cool water.
  • Wash your hands before and after use.
  • Put on clean, dry, healthy skin.

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