nerve endings become reversibly depleted of substance P and this effect lessens. The burning may be reduced by prior application of anesthetic creams (EMLA cream or Ametop). Capsaicin is produced as a 0.025 or 0.075% cream, which is applied to the skin 3-4 times daily. It has been reported to be helpful in the pain associated with post-herpetic neuralgia and diabetic neuropathy.

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Potential treatment targets for the future include NMDA antagonists such as ketamine and derivatives, neurokinin receptor antagonists or a2-receptor agonists such as clonidine.

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