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Why don't nurse make use of emla (lidocaine and prilocaine) cream for IV insertion during labor?

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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
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In brief: Elma cream

Emla (lidocaine and prilocaine) cream takes some time to work.
The i've will be in much quicker using a small amount of injectable anesthetic for this.

In brief: Elma cream

Emla (lidocaine and prilocaine) cream takes some time to work.
The i've will be in much quicker using a small amount of injectable anesthetic for this.
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
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