QUTENZA® (capsaicin) 8% topical system is indicated in adults for the treatment of neuropathic pain associated with postherpetic neuralgia (PHN) and for neuropathic pain associated with diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN) of the feet. Qutenza is applied directly to the skin at the painful site. It is non-narcotic and is unlikely to react negatively with other medications the patient may be taking. Qutenza can be used alone or in combination with other pain medications.
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Averitas Pharma, Inc. by Lohmann Therapie-Systeme AG (LTS)
WHAT IT TREATS:
Repeat every 3 months or as warranted by the return of pain
Length of infusion:
About 15 minutes
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