A 47-year-old member asked:
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is there a lidocaine/xylocaine viscous in 5%?

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Dr. William Jenkins
Specializes in Anesthesiology
I know: There is 5 percent lidocaine cream commonly used in hospitals, but believe prescription only
Answered on Sep 1, 2014

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No, i use: Lidocaine ointment 5% because I don't think the 2% is strong enough, they also make Lidocaine 4% solution
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