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Effects of action of ultrasound with capsaicin in the treatment of post traumatic pathology

Author(s): Ioan OSWALD | Simona BIRSAN | Rodica GABOR

Journal: Analele Universitatii din Oradea, Fascicula Biologie
ISSN 1224-5119

Volume: TOM XIV;
Start page: 17;
Date: 2007;
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Keywords: phonoporesis | capsaicin | pain

There are numerous methods of administering drugs to the body,both passive and active. A recent review of the literature on phonophoresis reports that 75 % of the studies reviewed reported positive effects, ultrasound energy with drugs like gel or cream can travel through body tissue. Capsaicin was the active ingredient in hot chilli peppers has selection actions on unmyelinated C fibres and thinly myelinated A primary sensory neurones.
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