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Lidocaine: Topical ointment

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What is this medicine?

LIDOCAINE (LYE doe kane) is an anesthetic. It causes loss of feeling in the skin and surrounding tissues. It is used to prevent and to treat pain from some procedures. This medicine is also used to treat minor burns, scrapes and insect bites.


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Drugs Related by Class to Lidocaine: Topical ointment
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Class Name : Anti-arrhythmics, Class I-B

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Most Commonly Used Drugs by Class

Related Generic Drugs :

Class Name : Topical Local Anesthetics

Related Brand Name Drugs :

7T Lido: Topical gel  |  ANODYNE LPT: Topical cream  |  Advocate Pain Relief Stick: Topical solution  |  Americaine: Topical ointment  |  Americaine: Topical spray, solution  |  AneCream: Topical cream  |  Anestacon: Topical gel  |  Aspercreme with Lidocaine: Medicated topical patch  |  Aspercreme with Lidocaine: Topical cream  |  Aspercreme with Lidocaine: Topical solution  |  Astero: Topical gel  |  Boil-Ease: Topical ointment  |  EMLA: Topical cream  |  IV Novice Pack: Topical cream  |  LIDO-K: Topical lotion  |  LIDOZION: Topical lotion  |  LIVIXIL Pak: Topical cream  |  LMX 4 with Tegaderm: Topical cream  |  LMX 4: Topical cream  |  LMX 5: Topical cream  |  LP Lite Pak: Topical cream  |  LiProZonePak: Topical cream  |  LidaMantle: Topical cream  |  Lido-Prilo Caine: Topical cream  |  LidoRx: Topical gel  |  Lidoderm: Transdermal patch - 24 Hour  |  MENTHO-CAINE: Topical ointment  |  Medolor Pak with Tegaderm Dressing: Topical cream  |  Nupercainal: Topical ointment  |  Pontocaine: Ophthalmic drops, solution  |  Pontocaine: Topical solution  |  Port-Prep: Topical cream  |  PrepIV: Topical cream  |  RectaSmoothe: Topical cream  |  RectiCare: Topical cream  |  Relador: Topical cream  |  SOLUPAK: Topical ointment  |  SOLUPICC: Topical cream  |  Soluline: Topical cream  |  Synera: Medicated topical patch  |  Tranzarel: Topical gel  |  VacuStim Silver: Topical solution  |  Xylocaine: Solution for injection  |  Xylocaine: Topical gel  |  Xylocaine: Topical solution
Most Commonly Used Drugs by Class

Related Generic Drugs :

Class Name : Amide Local Anesthetics

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Lidocaine: Topical ointment
Usage by Gender
71.35%
28.65%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
1.46%
13.8%
41.6%
43.13%
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