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I'm curious to know if benzocaine hcl can be mixed with a saline solution (sterile) and injected just under the skin for numbing purposes. ?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Bad idea

Benzocaine is designed for topical use and is not formulated for injection.
Try using warm or cold soaks to relieve the discomfort and see your physician if the pain is severe.

In brief: Bad idea

Benzocaine is designed for topical use and is not formulated for injection.
Try using warm or cold soaks to relieve the discomfort and see your physician if the pain is severe.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
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