A 52-year-old member asked:
Does emla (lidocaine and prilocaine) cream prevent injection hurting?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Shabbir Hossain answered
15 years experience in Internal Medicine
Topical anesthetic: Emla (lidocaine and prilocaine) is a topical anesthetic and can help with injection site pain. It won't take all the pain away, but it can help. Talk to your doctor before applying it without direction.
Answered on Aug 26, 2014
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