DPN: diabetic peripheral neuropathy.
Administration of QUTENZA1
IDENTIFY treatment area
Must be done by a physician or healthcare professional.
ANESTHETIZE with topical anesthetic
NOTE: Use nitrile (not latex) gloves only. Administer in a well-ventilated treatment area. Face mask and protective glasses are advisable.
MONITOR patient during 30-minute treatment
Monitor blood pressure; administer cooling pack or appropriate analgesic medication for pain, if needed.
CLEANSE treatment area with provided Cleansing Gel
On average, 2.7 topical systems per administration were used during clinical trials.2
Up to 4 topical systems may be used during an administration.