Implement a 60-minute, in-office procedure for pain associated with PHN

PHN: postherpetic neuralgia.
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Administration of QUTENZA1

1. 

IDENTIFY treatment area

IDENTIFY treatment area

Must be done by a physician or healthcare provider.

2. 

ANESTHETIZE with topical anesthetic

Anesthetize with topical anesthetic

3. 

APPLY QUTENZA

APPLY QUTENZA

NOTE: Use nitrile (not latex) gloves only. Administer in a well-ventilated treatment area. Face mask and protective glasses are advisable.

4. 

MONITOR patient during 1-hour treatment

MONITOR patient during 1-hour treatment

Monitor blood pressure; administer cooling pack or appropriate analgesic medication for pain, if needed.

5. 

REMOVE QUTENZA

REMOVE QUTENZA

6. 

CLEANSE treatment area with provided Cleansing Gel

CLEANSE treatment area with provided Cleansing Gel

Up to 4 topical systems may be used during an administration.

Download the QUTENZA PHN Administration Guide

View this complete step-by-step guide on how to administer QUTENZA for PHN.

PHN Application Training Video

Provides instruction and Important Safety Information for QUTENZA.

PHN Application Training Video

Administration Resources