lidocaine + prilocaine




Concise Prescribing Info
Lidocaine 25 mg, prilocaine 25 mg
Skin surface anesth in connection w/ needle insertion, leg ulcers prior to cleaning & for superficial surgical procedures eg, removal of fibrin, pus & necroses; anesth of genital mucosa.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Skin Apply thick layer to skin & cover w/ occlusive dressing. Adult Needle insertion eg, IV cannula, taking blood samples Approx 2 g/10 cm2. Minor superficial surgical procedure 1.5-2 g/10 cm2 for min: 1 hr, max 5 hr. Extensive superficial surgical procedure 1.5-2 g/10 cm2 for min: 2 hr, max: 5 hr. Leg ulcers 1-2 g/10 cm2 for 30 min. Genital mucosa Apply approx 5-10 g for 5-10 min. Childn Needle insertion & other minor superficial surgical procedures Max: 1 g/10 cm2 & should be adjusted according to application area.
Premature infant & childn <12 mth receiving treatment w/ methemoglobin-inducing agents.
Special Precautions
Atopic dermatitis. Not for application in genital mucosa of childn, open sores, damaged tympanic membrane. Avoid application near eyes. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Local skin reactions eg, paleness, redness, edema.
Drug Interactions
Sulfonamides & other local anesth eg, tocainide. Caution in use w/ class III antiarrhythmic drugs.
MIMS Class
Anaesthetics - Local & General
ATC Classification
N01BB52 - lidocaine, combinations ; Belongs to the class of amides. Used as local anesthetics.
Racser cream
30 g x 1's;5 g x 5 × 1's
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