Topical anaesthetics are a type of medicine used to numb areas of the skin that would otherwise feel pain. Such as when needles are inserted into a vein for giving an injection or taking a blood sample.
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Ametop gel is a topical anaesthesia which numbs the surface of the skin, preventing pain from the insertion of needles. From the manufacturers Smith & Nephew and containing 4%w/w Tetracaine. More >>>
Cryogesic is a fast-acting vapo-coolant spray that provides rapid, transient, topical analgesia for minor invasive procedures. Contains Ethyl Chloride B.P. Effect lasts for about 30 - 45 seconds. More >>>
Topical local anaesthetic creams containing 2.5% Lidocaine and 2.5% Prilocaine. A total 5% local anaesthetic suitable for numbing the skin surface prior to needles and injections. Suitable for use on children and babies. More >>>
Topical anaesthetic metered pump spray that can also be used in the mouth prior to dental work or operations on the throat/mouth. Containing the local anaesthetic; Lidocaine Ph. Eur 10mg that should take effect in 1-5 minutes. More >>>