• Pharmaceuticals
  • It may be used for: Local anesthesia of oral and pharyngeal mucous membranes (sore throat, cold sores, mouth ulcers, toothache, sore gums, denture irritation) Otic pain (earache) Surgical or procedural local anesthesia Benzocaine is used as a key ingredient in numerous pharmaceuticals: Some glycerol-based ear medications for use in removing excess wax as well as relieving ear conditions such as otitis media and swimmers ear. (wikipedia.org)
  • ingredient
  • Products that contain the medicinal ingredient "benzocaine" are used in children and adults to relieve pain due to an array of conditions such as for teething, sore throats, toothache, canker sores, mouth or gum irritation, itching, and hemorrhoids. (newsinferno.com)
  • Cocaine
  • Mr Berkson said that a search of Burgess's garage in Lesley Road, Southport, revealed 47 bags of cannabis, amphetamine and half a kilo of cocaine together with mixing bowls, scales, a large press, digital scales and 5kg of benzocaine which is commonly used to cut high purity cocaine. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • But he said the real value of the drugs lay in the fact they were 75% pure and together with 1kg of the cutting agent benzocaine found in the shed could have been diluted to make up to 800g of cocaine to be sold on the street. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Freeze
  • This page contains information on Freezex Freeze with Benzocaine for veterinary use . (drugs.com)
  • Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Freezex Freeze with Benzocaine information published above. (drugs.com)
  • She also published key papers on basic techniques now considered routine: freeze branding of juvenile salmon, and benzocaine as a fish anaesthetic. (wikipedia.org)
  • anesthetics
  • Overapplication of oral anesthetics such as benzocaine can increase the risk of pulmonary aspiration by relaxing the gag-reflex and allowing regurgitated stomach contents or oral secretions to enter the airway. (wikipedia.org)
  • pain
  • In addition to ULURU's current OraDisc products, amlexanox for the prevention and treatment of canker sores and benzocaine for oral pain, ULURU has prioritized tooth whitening, cough and cold and desensitizing teeth as the lead consumer product developments. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • 4 Orajel Mouth Gel (from pharmacies) To become ouch-free fast, this gel contains a powerful local anaesthetic - benzocaine - that works by blocking the pathway of pain signals along the nerves and numbing the sore area caused by the ulcer. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Benzocaine is indicated to treat a variety of pain-related conditions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Benzocaine mucoadhesive patches have been used in reducing orthodontic pain. (wikipedia.org)
  • Products
  • The agency advised Canadians that it has requested companies to add new risk statements to the packaging and labeling of licensed benzocaine products. (newsinferno.com)
  • The new statements are meant to increase awareness about these risks and help promote the safe use of benzocaine products. (newsinferno.com)
  • Health Canada also advises consumers to contact a healthcare practitioner with questions or concerns about benzocaine products, particularly before use in a child under the age of two. (newsinferno.com)
  • A list of affected benzocaine products can be accessed from the Health Canada web site here . (newsinferno.com)
  • The FDA warned that benzocaine products should not be used in children under two and adults should also use these products with caution, and not more than four times per day. (newsinferno.com)
  • As a result, the FDA has stated that benzocaine products should not be used in children under 2 years of age, unless directed by and supervised by a healthcare professional. (wikipedia.org)