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Ametop contains the anaesthetic Tetracaine 4% to numb the skin prior to venepuncture, venous cannulation or dermal laser procedures.
Keep refrigerated between 2-8 Degrees Celcius.
How to use:
Adults (including the elderly) and children over 1 month of age:
Apply the contents of the tube to the centre of the area to be anaesthetised and cover with an occlusive dressing. The contents expellable from 1 tube (approximately 1 gram) are sufficient to cover an area of up to 6x5cm.
Application of Ametop Gel can be repeated after a maximum of 5 hours if necessary. The maximum cumulative dose in a 24 hour period should not exceed 7 tubes for adults and 2 tubes for children.
Not recommended for infants under 1 month of age.
- Not recommended for infants under 1 month of age.
- Known hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients or to local anaesthetics of the ester type.
- Do not apply Ametop Gel to broken skin, mucous membranes or to the eyes or ears
It lovely help with pain
i use ametop 3 times a week in dialysis. it helps with the needling though not completely numbing.the most effective numbing agent is a cryo spray .
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Very well packaged, fast delivery and great price.
I get this cream all the time it really is effective if you are having any kind of topical procedure like piercing needles or tattoos. Key is keeping the cream cold and using it about 45 mins prior and don't run I'm leave a good layer and cover with climg film. Great delivery too always use inish pharmacy great products at great prices