Clinical Trial

Treatment for Spinal Cord Injury Neuropathic Pain

Study Description

Capsaicin 8% Patch for Spinal Cord Injury Neuropathic Pain

A prospective case control study to determine the effectiveness and longevity of 8% capsaicin patch(es) in treating neuropathic pain in persons with spinal cord injury. The investigators will study spinal cord injury patients at South Texas Veterans Health Care Systems Spinal Cord Injury inpatient unit and outpatient clinics.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

Pharmaceutical medication involved Pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Drug - Capsaicin 8% Patch

Applied topically for 1 hour

Drug - Low Dose Capsaicin 0.04% gel

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Capsaicin 8% Patch for Spinal Cord Injury Neuropathic Pain

Clinical Trial ID

NCT02441660

ParticipAid ID

7e5Aqe