A 34-year-old member asked:
What does the local anesthetic throat spray involve?
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Gastroenterology 27 years experience
Numbing the throat: A topical spray which is generally flavored containing cetacaine, Lidocaine or Benzocaine anesthetics. These chemicals numb the tissues it comes in contact with temporarily.
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Anesthesiology 35 years experience
Spraying local on: Back of throat. Open your mouth and spray to areas that are sore.
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Last updated Jun 26, 2014
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