Product Name : Capsaicinoids 40% and 90%
Botanical name : Capcicum annum
Plant part used : Dried ripe Fruit
Family : Solanaceae.
Description: Capsaicin is the main active component of chilli peppers. Capsaicin and several related compounds are called capsaicinoids and are produced as secondary metabolites by chili peppers. Pure capsaicin is a volatile, hydrophobic, colorless, odorless and crystalline to waxy compound. It is an irritant for humans, and produces a sensation of burning in any tissue with which it comes into contact.
1.Capsaicin is currently used in topical ointments, nasal sprays
2.Capsaicin creams are used to treat PSORIASIS as an effective way to reduce itching and inflammation.
3. It may be used as a cream for the temporary relief of minor aches and pains of muscles and joints associated with arthritis, simple backache, strains and sprains.
4.It is used as a carminative, an appetizer and stomachic.