Use of capsaicin in the treatment of radicular pain in spinal cord injury

Short Title:
Use of capsaicin in the treatment of radicular pain in spinal cord injury
Model System:
SCI
Reference Type:
Journal Article
Accession No.:
J45929.
Journal:
Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine
Year, Volume, Issue, Page(s):
2000, vol. 23, issue 4, pp 238-243
Publication Website:
Abstract:
Study evaluated the effectiveness of topical capsaicin therapy for relieving radicular pain (pain at the level of injury) following spinal cord injury (SCI). Results showed improvement in all 8 study participants 1 to 2 weeks following the use of capsaicin cream.
Author(s):
Sandford, Paul R.; Benes, Paula S.
Author Address(es):

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