A 32-year-old member asked:
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where can you find dibucaine ointments?

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Dr. Rita Agarwal
34 years experience Anesthesiology
Not sure: What do you need it for? Lidocaine patches are very effective for many types of pain and are available by prescription.
Answered on Jun 26, 2014
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Gehrke
23 years experience Anesthesiology
Drug store: Dibucaine ointment is an over the counter medication that can be picked up at any drug store or places like walmart that have pharmacies.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Different topical: The only difference that dibucaine is a carboxamide and Lidocaine is an acetamide.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neil Manago
35 years experience Anesthesiology
Amides: Both Lidocaine and dibucaine bong to the same family of local anesthetics and both can be effective as a topical anesthetic but only Lidocaine can be ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Karen Sibert
38 years experience Anesthesiology
Yes!: Nupercainal is a cream or ointment that contains the local anesthetic dibucaine. It can be applied directly to a small cut or scrape, a minor burn, or ... Read More

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