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Does emla (lidocaine and prilocaine) cream prevent a lidocaine injection from hurting?

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Dr. David Rosenfeld
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In brief: It can

Topical analgesia with Emla (lidocaine and prilocaine) can help reduce the pain of any injection.

In brief: It can

Topical analgesia with Emla (lidocaine and prilocaine) can help reduce the pain of any injection.
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Dr. David Rosenfeld
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In brief: Usually

Any type of topical anesthetic, including emla, (lidocaine and prilocaine) can do this.

In brief: Usually

Any type of topical anesthetic, including emla, (lidocaine and prilocaine) can do this.
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