Lidocaine Ointment, 5% for topical use, DO NOT USE IN THE EYES, Rx Only

/Lidocaine Ointment, 5% for topical use, DO NOT USE IN THE EYES, Rx Only
Lidocaine Ointment, 5% for topical use, DO NOT USE IN THE EYES, Rx Only2018-09-06T09:12:40+00:00

Prescription Drug Name:

Lidocaine Ointment, 5% for topical use, DO NOT USE IN THE EYES, Rx Only

ID:

06dd34da-f6b0-4944-89f2-5c33fa615f38

Code:

34391-3

DESCRIPTION


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FDA Article Code: 34089-3

Lidocaine Ointment USP, 5% contains a local anesthetic agent and is administered topically. See INDICATIONS AND USAGE for specific uses. Lidocaine Ointment USP, 5% contains lidocaine, USP, which is chemically designated as acetamide, 2-(diethylamino)-N-(2,6-dimethylphenyl)-, and has the following structural formula: Composition of lidocaine ointment USP, 5%: acetamide, 2-(diethylamino)-N-(2,6-dimethylphenyl)-, (lidocaine, USP) 5% in a water miscible ointment vehicle containing polyethylene glycols.

INDICATIONS AND USAGE


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FDA Article Code: 34067-9

Lidocaine ointment, 5% is indicated for production of anesthesia of accessible mucous membranes of the oropharynx. It is also useful as an anesthetic lubricant for intubation and for the temporary relief of pain associated with minor burns, including sunburn, abrasions of the skin, and insect bites.

CONTRAINDICATIONS


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FDA Article Code: 34070-3

Lidocaine is contraindicated in patients with a known history of hypersensitivity to local anesthetics of the amide type or to other components of lidocaine ointment, 5%.

WARNINGS


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FDA Article Code: 34071-1

EXCESSIVE DOSAGE, OR SHORT INTERVALS BETWEEN DOSES, CAN RESULT IN HIGH PLASMA LEVELS AND SERIOUS ADVERSE EFFECTS, PATIENTS SHOULD BE INSTRUCTED TO STRICTLY ADHERE TO THE RECOMMENDED DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION GUIDELINES AS SET FORTH IN THIS PACKAGE INSERT. THE MANAGEMENT OF SERIOUS ADVERSE REACTIONS MAY REQUIRE THE USE OF RESUSCITATIVE EQUIPMENT, OXYGEN, AND OTHER RESUSCITATIVE DRUGS. Lidocaine ointment, 5% should be used with extreme caution in the presence of sepsis or severely traumatized mucosa in the area of application, since under such conditions there is the potential for rapid systemic absorption.

ADVERSE REACTIONS


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FDA Article Code: 34084-4

Adverse experiences following the administration of lidocaine are similar in nature to those observed with other amide local anesthetic agents. These adverse experiences are, in general, dose-related and may result from high plasma levels caused by excessive dosage or rapid absorption, or may result from a hypersensitivity, idiosyncrasy or diminished tolerance on the part of the patient. Serious adverse experiences are generally systemic in nature. The following types are those most commonly reported:

OVERDOSAGE


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FDA Article Code: 34088-5

Acute emergencies from local anesthetics are generally related to high plasma levels encountered during therapeutic use of local anesthetics. (see ADVERSE REACTIONS, WARNINGS, and PRECAUTIONS).

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION


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FDA Article Code: 34068-7

When lidocaine ointment, 5% is used concomitantly with other products containing lidocaine, the total dose contributed by all formulations must be kept in mind.

HOW SUPPLIED


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FDA Article Code: 34069-5

Lidocaine Ointment USP, 5% is available in 35.44 g (1¼ oz) laminate tubes with a child-resistant cap (NDC 68462-418-20) and 50 g jar (NDC 68462-418-27). Store at 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F); excursions permitted to 15° to 30°C (59° to 86°F) [See USP Controlled Room Temperature]. Manufactured by: Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

Colvale-Bardez, Goa 403 513, India Manufactured for: Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Inc., USA

Mahwah, NJ 07430 Questions? 1 (888)721-7115
www.glenmarkpharma.com/usa
June 2018

PACKAGE/LABEL PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL


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FDA Article Code: 51945-4

PACKAGE/LABEL PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL


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FDA Article Code: 51945-4