A local anaesthetic cream to numb skin prior to treatments.
EMLA Cream (1x5g)
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Buy EMLA Cream Online is a topical anaesthetic applied to the external skin before treatment to reduce pain. Containing prilocaine and lidocaine, two active ingredients it can be applied to the skin to stop pain signals travelling to the brain, associated with procedures using needles.
What ingredients does it contain?
How should EMLA Cream be administered?
Buy EMLA Cream Online should be used exactly as it states on the enclosed label or instructions. Use sparingly in minimal amounts as possible. It is recommended to use as adviced by your medical professional, which is often 4 hours prior to your treatment.
There is a caution that your body can absorb more than is required of this cream. Use the smallest amount required. Covering the skin may also help keep the cream at its optimum performance. Again, ask your GP for advice first.
Store at room temperature away from moisture and heat.
EMLA Cream contains two active substances called lidocaine and prilocaine. These belong to a group of medicines called local anaesthetics.
EMLA Cream works by numbing the surface of the skin for a short time. It is put on the skin before certain medical procedures. This helps to stop pain on the skin; however you may still have the feelings of pressure and touch.
Adults, Adolescents and Children
It can be used to numb the skin before:
- Having a needle put in (for example, if you are having an injection or a blood test).
- Minor skin operations.
Adults and Adolescents
It can also be used:
- To numb the genitals before:
- Having an injection.
- Medical procedures such as removal of warts.
A doctor or nurse should apply EMLA Cream on the genitals.
It can also be used to numb the skin before:
- Cleansing or removal of damaged skin of leg ulcers.
For other purposes than application to intact skin, the product should be used only upon recommendation of a doctor, nurse or pharmacist.