OTC Medication Information: Americaine

AMERICAINE- benzocaine aerosol, spray
Insight Pharmaceuticals LLC

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Americaine®
Benzocaine

Topical Anesthetic Spray

Drug Facts

Active ingredient

Benzocaine 20%

Purpose

Topical Anesthetic

Uses

temporarily relieves pain and itching associated with:

  • minor cuts
  • scrapes
  • minor burns
  • insect bites

Warnings

For external use only

Flammability Warning

Contents under pressure. Do not puncture or incinerate. Flammable mixture; do not use near fire or flame, or expose to heat or temperatures above 49°C (120°F). Use only as directed. Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating and inhaling contents can be harmful or fatal.

When using this product

avoid contact with the eyes

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • condition worsens, or symptoms persists for more than 7 days
  • symptoms do not get better, or if redness, irritation, swelling, pain or other symptoms occur or increase

Keep out of reach of children.

If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) right away.

Directions

  • shake can well, hold 6″ to 12″ from affected area; spray liberally.
  • adults and children 2 years of age and older: apply to affected area not more than 3 to 4 times daily
  • children under 2 years of age: consult a physician

Inactive ingredients

Polyethylene glycol 300
Propellant: Isobutane, normal butane, propane

Store at room temperature 15°– 25°C (59°– 77°F).

Questions?

1-800-344-7239

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL — 2 OZ Spray Label

Americaine®
Benzocaine
Topical Anesthetic Spray
NET WT. 2 OZ (57 G)

Americaine® 
Benzocaine
Topical Anesthetic Spray
NET WT. 2 OZ (57 G)
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AMERICAINE
benzocaine aerosol, spray
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:63736-378
Route of Administration TOPICAL DEA Schedule
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
BENZOCAINE (BENZOCAINE) BENZOCAINE 11.4 g in 57 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
ISOBUTANE
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 300
PROPANE
Product Characteristics
Color WHITE (clear) Score
Shape Size
Flavor Imprint Code
Contains
Packaging
# Item Code Package Description Multilevel Packaging
1 NDC:63736-378-02 57 g in 1 CAN None
Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINAL part348 07/14/2009
Labeler — Insight Pharmaceuticals LLC (055665422)

Revised: 01/2020 Insight Pharmaceuticals LLC

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