What is Cayenne Pepper Pills?

Category: Supplements

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See also: Cayenne Pepper

Cayenne pepper, an herb made from chili peppers, is available as pills, capsules and tincture. It is traditionally used to cure stomach aches, cramping, gas, varicose veins, allergies, and constipation. Cayenne pepper contains capsaicin which can be irritating so it is usually taken with food.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Patients with evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
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Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

side_effects of Cayenne Pepper Pills"

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Mild
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Dosages

Most common dosages (by patients currently taking Cayenne Pepper Pills)
Dosage Patients
daily 1
2 capsule(s) daily 1
3 tablet(s) daily 1
320 mg daily 1
780 mg daily 1
Why Patients Stopped Taking Cayenne Pepper Pills (multiple reasons could be selected)
Reason Patients
Not indicated 1
See all 1 patient who’ve stopped taking Cayenne Pepper Pills

Duration

Currently Taking Cayenne Pepper Pills
Duration Patients
0-1 month 0
1-3 months 0
3-6 months 1
6 months-1 year 2
1-2 years 0
2 years or more 1
Stopped Taking Cayenne Pepper Pills
Duration Patients
0-1 month 0
1-3 months 1
3-6 months 0
6 months-1 year 0
1-2 years 0
2 years or more 0
Adherence
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2 67%
Usually
1 33%
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Burden
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3 100%
Cost
$200+
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$100-199
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$50-99
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$25-49
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< $25
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1 patient evaluation for Cayenne Pepper Pills

asdf1179
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Sex: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Mild
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: mild
Walking: moderate
I have:
MS

See asdf1179's full Cayenne Pepper Pills history

Dec 29, 2008 (Started Nov 01, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Inflammation: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 180 mg Daily

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