Pharm-Rx Capsaicin

Pharm-Rx Capsaicin serves as a phytochemical within pharmaceuticals and nutraceuticals. It contains capsaicin and is categorized under phytochemicals and plant extracts within nutraceuticals and supplements in the pharmaceuticals and nutraceuticals technologies. Capsaicin is a significant component derived from plants and is utilized for its various potential health benefits.

Ingredient Name: Capsaicin

Physical Form: Powder

Functions: Phytochemical

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    Identification & Functionality

    Ingredient Name
    Pharma & Nutraceuticals Functions
    Molecular formula

    Capsaicin contains not less than 90.0 percent and not more than 110.0 percent of the labeled percentage of total capsaicinoids. The content of capsaicin (C₁₈H₂₇NO₃) is not less than 55 percent, and the sum of the contents of capsaicin and dihydrocapsaicin (C₁₈H₂₉NO₃) is not less than 75 percent, and the content of other capsaicinoids is not more than 15 percent, all calculated on the dried basis.

    Chemical Structure

    Capsaicin - Chemical Structure


    Physical Form
    Typical Properties
    ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
    Molecular Weight305.41

    Regulatory & Compliance

    USP Reference Standards
    • USP Capsaicin RS
    • USP Dihydrocapsaicin RS

    Packaging & Availability

    Labelling Information

    Label it to state the percentage content of total capsaicinoids.

    Storage & Handling

    Storage Information

    Preserve in tight containers, protected from light, and store in a cool place.