Emla Cream is a prescription medication that is used as a local anesthetic before minor surgery. Emla Cream is a combination medication that contains lidocaine and prilocaine. Emla Cream works to numb skin and the surface of the genitals by blocking nerve signals in the bottom.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of Emla Cream include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of Emla Cream:
What should I do if I miss a dose of Emla Cream?
If you miss a dose of Emla Cream, you should call your doctor before having surgery or a medical procedure.
What is the strength of Emla Cream?
Emla Cream is available in a strength of 5%.