Lidocaine hydrochloride jelly is a topical anesthetic used to prevent and control pain, according to Drugs.com. Doctors specifically use it during procedures involving the urethra, to treat pain associated with urethriti... More »

Lidocaine hydrochloride topical solution, or lidocaine HCI, is a medication applied to the skin used to treat itching and minor discomfort brought on by eczema, insect bites, hemorrhoids, anal fissures and minor burns, a... More »

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Lidocaine hydrochloride topical solution, or lidocaine HCI, is a medication applied to the skin used to treat itching and minor discomfort brought on by eczema, insect bites, hemorrhoids, anal fissures and minor burns, a... More »

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Lidocaine ointment is an anesthetic used to relieve pain temporarily in the mouth or throat as well as pain and itching associated with minor cuts and bruises, sunburn or insect bites, according to Drugs.com. It works by... More »

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Lidocaine 5% patches temporarily relieve minor pain by penetrating the skin and acting on painful sites. Very little of the drug enters the bloodstream, so the effect stays contained to the location of the patch. As of 2... More »

Clinical effectiveness of lidocaine lasts between 1 1/2 to two hours depending on the half-life, according to Drugs.com. The half-life of lidocaine can double and last between three and four hours for patients with liver... More »

Examples of good topical anaesthetics include lidocaine, benzocaine and prilocaine, explains Drugs.com. These medicines work by inducing numbness when individuals apply them to the skin. Sold under a number of different ... More »

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