topical anesthetic

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Noun1.topical anesthetic - anesthetic that numbs a particular area of the bodytopical anesthetic - anesthetic that numbs a particular area of the body
anaesthetic, anaesthetic agent, anesthetic, anesthetic agent - a drug that causes temporary loss of bodily sensations
anesthyl - a mixture of methyl and ethyl chloride; sprayed on as a local anesthetic
antipruritic - a substance that relieves or prevents itching
benzocaine, ethyl aminobenzoate - a white crystalline ester used as a local anesthetic
butacaine, butacaine sulfate - a white crystalline ester that is applied to mucous membranes as a local anesthetic
ethyl chloride - a colorless flammable gas used as a local surface anesthetic
Lidocaine, Xylocaine - a local anesthetic (trade names Lidocaine and Xylocaine) used topically on the skin and mucous membranes
Ethocaine, procaine - a white crystalline powder (trade name Ethocaine) administered near nerves as a local anesthetic in dentistry and medicine
tetracaine - a crystalline compound used in the form of a hydrochloride as a local anesthetic
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Numb 100 Topical Anesthetic Cream and a blue cross are printed on the jar's front panel.
Initially intended for children, Buzzy has been proven equivalent to both the leading topical anesthetic and virtual reality.
Corneal epithelial defects can be caused by chemical and thermal burns, mechanical trauma, exposure, topical anesthetic abuse, limbal cell deficiency and systemic disorders.
A topical anesthetic, cryosurgery or laser therapy is possible.
VistaCaine, a topical anesthetic, is expanding Vista Dental's already extensive Comparison Line.
Although more effective, the use of this mixture is considered less likely because of its cost, very unpleasant taste and the application time of 5 minutes as a topical anesthetic.7
The vapocoolant spray contains ethyl chloride which serves as topical anesthetic agents.
For the study, they recruited patients, ages 10 to 21 years, the patient's caregiver and the phlebotomist in the outpatient blood draw clinic, and randomized them to receive either standard of care, which typically includes a topical anesthetic cream or spray and a movie playing in the room, or standard of care plus the virtual reality game when undergoing routine blood draw.
Objective: We aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of placebo, oral opioid analgesic (OOA), intravenous opioid analgesic (IOA), non-opioid analgesic (NOA), topical anesthetic (TA) and locally injected anesthetic (LIA) for pain relief during hysterosalpingography (HSG) using a Bayesian network meta-analysis of data from randomized controlled trials.
"EMLA cream or some form of topical anesthetic can be helpful, but the provider must remain mindful of the maximum safe amounts to apply as outlined in the package insert."
Ethyl chloride is a topical anesthetic that belongs to a group of pharmaceutical compounds that block the neurotransmitters and paralyze the skeletal and respiratory muscles when inhaled.
Miami, FL, November 19, 2016 --( Gensco Pharma announces Astero[R], a FDA approved prescription hydrogel which contains the topical anesthetic lidocaine hydrochloride.