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  • topical
  • In this eutectic mixture, both anesthetics are liquid at room temperature (see DESCRIPTION ) and the penetration and subsequent systemic absorption of both prilocaine and lidocaine are enhanced over that which would be seen if each component in crystalline form was applied separately as a 2.5% topical cream. (nih.gov)
  • numb
  • i was just diagnosed with genital herpes a few days ago and my doctor prescribed me lidocaine gel to help numb the area, but my concern is it being a gel keeps my vagina coated and wet. (dailystrength.org)
  • I had saline mixed with lidocaine pumped into my face to constrict my blood vessels and numb me so I could endure the zapping. (dictionary.com)
  • injections
  • I have had lidocaine injections (for a optical nerve block for migraine headaches) and my neurologist suggested that the next step if the headaches didnt get better would be lidocaine infusions. (healingwell.com)
  • spray
  • Covonia throat spray contains two active ingredients, lidocaine and chlorhexidine. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • Although lidocaine and chlorhexidine have been in widespread use for many years without apparently causing harm, their safety during pregnancy and breastfeeding has not been specifically studied so you should get advice from your doctor before using Covonia throat spray. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • drugs
  • ive been prescribed them from pain management clinic but not got them yet,stopped my gabepentin drugs,as lupus docs think im having brain probs cause of memory loss and confusion,and dont want me to have them,,,,hence lidocaine patches. (dailystrength.org)
  • First introduced in Europe several years ago, PSD502 (aka TEMPE) is a combination of two drugs, lidocaine and prilocaine. (dictionary.com)
  • discomfort
  • Lidocaine topical (for use on the skin) is used to reduce pain or discomfort caused by skin irritations such as sunburn, insect bites, poison ivy, poison oak, poison sumac, and minor cuts, scratches, or burns. (cigna.com)
  • Lidocaine topical is also used to treat rectal discomfort caused by hemorrhoids. (cigna.com)
  • cuts
  • The article warns that lidocaine gel shouldn't be applied to broken skin but I have one that is labeled safe to use on cuts. (wisegeek.com)
  • pain
  • When lidocaine is sprayed onto tissues it prevents pain signals passing from that area to the brain and so numbs the area. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • cancer) pts admitted for pain mngmt i will use IV lidocaine drips - great results. (allnurses.com)
  • Lidocaine gel is meant to be used for the relief of acute topical pain or irritation over a relatively small area. (wisegeek.com)
  • According to the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, lidocaine is an effective treatment for controlling pain that is associated when lips are injected with filler substances for cosmetic reasons. (livestrong.com)
  • Uses
  • Appropriate uses for lidocaine gel include temporary relief from an insect bite or sting, or topical anesthetizing preparation for a mildly painful, brief procedure. (wisegeek.com)
  • blood
  • Halkin H, Meffin P, Melmon KL, Rowland M "Influence of congestive heart failure on blood levels of lidocaine and its active monodeethylated metabolite. (drugs.com)