Cayenne has many medicinal uses. Capsaicin (what gives cayenne its spicy flavor) is a PAIN-RELIEVER. It inhibits sensory pain nerves, which is great for ARTHRITIS MIGRAINES. It boosts METABOLISM, aiding with lowering CHOLESTEROL, improving DIGESTION, reducing BLOOD PRESSURE, LOSING WEIGHT. Cayenne is ANTI-BACTERIAL, helping you fight respiratory infections, SORE THROATS, flus. The spicy heat is detoxifying can increase CIRCULATION remove blockages that promote disease illness.