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Zucapsaicin (Civanex) is a medication used to treat osteoarthritis of the knee and other neuropathic pain. It is applied three times daily for a maximum of three months. Zucapsaicin is a member of phenols and a member of methoxybenzenes It is a modulator of transient receptor potential cation channel subfamily V member 1 (TRPV-1), also known as the vanilloid or capsaicin receptor 1 that reduces pain, and improves articular functions. It is the cis-isomer of capsaicin. Civamide, manufactured by Winston Pharmaceuticals, is produced in formulations for oral, nasal, and topical use.   Wikipedia

  • SMILES: COc1cc(CNC(=O)CCCC\C=C/C(C)C)ccc1O
  • Mol. Mass: 305.42
  • ALogP: 3.79
  • ChEMBL Molecule:
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cis-capsaicin | civamide | (z)-capsaicin | zucapsaicin


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