Emla Cream 5% 5g Tube (No Dressings)
Cream contains two active substances called li ine and prilocaine. These belong to a group of medicines called local anaesthetics. 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 the pain on the skin. However, you may still have 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 Cream on the genitals. Adults 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. Approved by Emma Harrison – Accuracy checking technician on the 05/09/2022. For more information, view our medical team. Please note that results may vary.