BENZOCAINE, BUTAMBEN, AND TETRACAINE HYDROCHLORIDE (Cetacaine Topical Anesthetic) Nursing Considerations

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What is the Generic Name

BENZOCAINE, BUTAMBEN, AND TETRACAINE HYDROCHLORIDE

What is the Trade Name for BENZOCAINE, BUTAMBEN, AND TETRACAINE HYDROCHLORIDE

Cetacaine Topical Anesthetic

What is the Indication for BENZOCAINE, BUTAMBEN, AND TETRACAINE HYDROCHLORIDE

  • Indications Cetacaine Topical Anesthetic Gel is a topical anesthetic indicated for the production of anesthesia of all accessible mucous membrane except the eyes. Cetacaine Topical Anesthetic Gel is indicated for use to control pain and for use for surgical or endoscopic procedures, or other procedures in the ear, nose, mouth, pharynx, larynx, trachea, bronchi, and esophagus. It may also be used for vaginal or rectal procedures where feasible.

 

 

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