Dr. Numb® 5% Lidocaine Cream is a non-prescription topical anesthetic product that provides temporary relief of local discomfort, itching pain, soreness or burning in the perianal area associated with anorectal disorders such as hemorrhoids, pruritus ani and anal fissures.
For children (2 – 12 years): Application should be supervised by an adult.
Avoid contact with eyes: if this happens, rinse thoroughly with water. If condition worsens or if symptoms persist for more than seven (7) days or clear up and occur again within a few days, discontinue use and consult a health care practitioner.
If overdose or accidental ingestion occurs, call a Poison Control Center immediately.
Do not use if you are allergic to any of the ingredients.
Do not use under a bandage.
Do not use in large quantities or over large areas of the body.
Stop use and consult a health care practitioner if the following symptoms appear: weakness, confusion. headache, difficulty breathing and/or pale, gray or blue coloured skin as these may be signs of methemoglobinemia, a rare disorder, which may appear up to two (2) hours after use.