Capsaicin (8-methyl-N-vanillyl-6-nonenamide) comes from chili peppers (Capsicum spp.) and gives them their heat. Capsaicin has a lot to offer, and its analgesic properties are at the top of the list. Analgesics are a type of pain reliever and include acetaminophen, a non-aspirin pain reliever, which is the active ingredient in brands like Tylenol, Paracetamol, and Panadol.
What Is Capsaicin? 9 Topical Uses and Benefits