Label: GELLERT JOINT CARE- capsaicin cream

  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph not final

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Drug Label Information

Updated March 1, 2012

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  • Active ingredients

    Capsaicin 0.17%

  • Purpose

    External Analgesic


    Uses temporarily relieves the minor aches and pains of muscles and joints associated with simple backache, arthritis, muscle strains, sprains and bruises.

  • Warnings

    For external use only

    Do Not Use

    • on wounds or damaged skin
    • with tight bandages

    When using this product

    • avoid contact with the eyes and mucous membranes

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    • condition worsens, or if symptoms persist for more than 7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days
    • skin redness or excessive irritation of the skin develops

    • if pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

    • keep out of reach of children, if swallowed, get medical help or contact a poison control center right away.
  • Directions

    • Adults and children 2 years of age and older: Apply a thin layer to the affected area in the morning and evening on dry clean skin
    • Recommended use for at least two weeks consistently
    • Children under 2 years of age: consult a physician
  • Other information

    • Store below 25°C (77°F)
    • This package has a tamper-evident seal. If the seal is broken, do not use

    Inactive Ingredients Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C), Cetyl alcohol, Distilled water, Glucosamine sulphate, Methylparaben, Methylsothiazolinone, Methylsulfonylmethane, Natural triglycerides (Omega-3), Peppermit extract, Polyethyleneglycol esters.

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    capsaicin cream
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:49834-001
    Route of AdministrationTOPICAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    Capsaicin (UNII: S07O44R1ZM) (Capsaicin - UNII:S07O44R1ZM) Capsaicin0.17 g  in 100 g
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    Water (UNII: 059QF0KO0R) 73.748 g  in 100 g
    Glucosamine Sulfate (UNII: 1FW7WLR731) 8 g  in 100 g
    Octanoic Acid (UNII: OBL58JN025) 8 g  in 100 g
    Glyceryl Monostearate (UNII: 230OU9XXE4) 3 g  in 100 g
    Butylene Glycol (UNII: 3XUS85K0RA) 1.8 g  in 100 g
    Cetyl Alcohol (UNII: 936JST6JCN) 1.5 g  in 100 g
    Dimethicone (UNII: 92RU3N3Y1O) 0.8 g  in 100 g
    Methylparaben (UNII: A2I8C7HI9T) 0.12 g  in 100 g
    Peppermint Oil (UNII: AV092KU4JH) 0.05 g  in 100 g
    Methylisothiazolinone (UNII: 229D0E1QFA) 0.05 g  in 100 g
    Curcumin (UNII: IT942ZTH98) 0.001 g  in 100 g
    FD&C Yellow No. 5 (UNII: I753WB2F1M) 0.006 g  in 100 g
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:49834-001-0148.19 g in 1 TUBE
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    OTC monograph not finalpart34805/01/2009
    Labeler - Gellert Health Solutions LLC (832894104)
    Registrant - Gellert Health Solutions LLC (832894104)
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    Licht Far East (S) Pte. Ltd.894670728manufacture