Dr. Zang Pepper Cream contains the active ingredient capsaicin, which the substance p- is found naturally in red chili peppers that gives them their heat. The cream is applied to the skin to relieve pain associated with osteoarthritis. shingles nerve damage caused by poorly controlled diabetes. Simple muscle and joint pains, the cream can also be used to ease pain disorders including pain management after surgery.
Capsaicin works by desensitizing nerve cells to pain. It does this by binding to sensory receptors called nociceptors that are found at the end of the nerves . This relieves the pain. Dr. Zang’s Pepper Cream products contain purified capsaicin, a natural ingredient that is odor-free and penetrates deep to relieve arthritis pain and is the #1 Pharmacist Recommended topical analgesic. The ingredient, capsaicin, is so effective that doctors recommend this ingredient more than all other topical analgesic ingredients combined.