Dr. Numb 5% Lidocaine Cream is a non-prescription topical anesthetic product that provides temporary relief of local discomfort, itching pain, soreness or burning in the perianal area associated with anorectal disorders such as hemorrhoids, pruritus ani and anal fissures.
Adults and Children 12 years and older: When practical, cleanse the affected area with mild soap and warm water and rinse thoroughly. Gently dry by patting or blotting with tissue or a soft cloth before application of product. Apply to the affected area up to 6 times a day.
Children under 12 years of age: Consult a doctor.
HOW DOES IT WORK?
Dr. Numb 5% Lidocaine Cream produces temporary numbness or loss of sensation of the skin and its surrounding tissues after its application by blocking the nerves from sending pain signals to the brain.
Inactive ingredients: Benzyl Alcohol, Carbopol, Lecithin, Propylene Glycol, Tocopheryl Acetate, Water.
Lidocaine: Temporarily blocks the nerve
Benzyl Alcohol: It is a useful solvent due to its polarity, low toxicity, and low vapor pressure
Lecithin: Works as skin moisturizer
Active ingredients: Lidocaine 5%