What is the generic OTC emla (lidocaine and prilocaine) cream called?

Lidocaine–Prilocaine. Lidocaine 2.5% – prilocaine 2.5%. If you ask your pharmacist for "emla cream" they can direct you.

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Is emla (lidocaine and prilocaine) cream effective?

For what? Elma is a topical local anesthetic that aids in reducing the pain of IV placement. Read more...
Yes . Yes, Emla (lidocaine and prilocaine) is effective. Emla (lidocaine and prilocaine) is a cream containing Lidocaine and prilocaine which are both local anesthetics. Emla (lidocaine and prilocaine) cream is applied to the skin about 30 minutes before a shot or injection or even sometimes before a tattoo and helps prevent pain. Read more...

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

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. Read more...

How can I get emla (lidocaine and prilocaine) cream 5%?

Ask doctor. Ask your doctor. It's a prescription. That's the only way to get it legally in the U.S. Read more...
By prescription. Emla (lidocaine and prilocaine) cream is available by prescription only in the United States. It is sold over-the-counter in some countries. Some internet vendors sell numbing creams over-the-counter, but I am unsure of the legality of this practice. Read more...

Has anybody used emla (lidocaine and prilocaine) cream before.?

Anesthetic. Emla (lidocaine and prilocaine) is a mixture of Lidocaine and prilocaine, two local anesthetics, used for skin anesthesia prior to procedures like IV start or injections. I mostly use it for kids. Read more...