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What does the local anesthetic throat spray involve?
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Dr. Sidney Vinson
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
2 doctors agree
In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
Dr. Sidney Vinson
Dr. Sidney Vinson
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Dr. Rita Agarwal
Anesthesiology
In brief: Spraying local on
Back of throat. Open your mouth and spray to areas that are sore.

In brief: Spraying local on
Back of throat. Open your mouth and spray to areas that are sore.
Dr. Rita Agarwal
Dr. Rita Agarwal
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