Benzocaine Side Effects
Brand Names: Americaine, Anacaine, Anbesol Extra Strength, Benz-O-Sthetic, Lanacane, OraMagic Plus, Rid-A-Pain
Please note - some side effects for Benzocaine may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.
Side Effects of Benzocaine - for the Consumer
Benzocaine Aerosol spray
All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome when using Benzocaine Aerosol spray:
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur when using Benzocaine Aerosol spray:
Mild stinging or tingling when the medicine is first applied.
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); skin bleeding, redness, irritation, swelling, or pain.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. To report side effects to the appropriate agency, please read the Guide to Reporting Problems to FDA.Top
- Americaine ointment MedFacts Consumer Leaflet (Wolters Kluwer)
- Americaine Concise Consumer Information (Cerner Multum)
- Anacaine Advanced Consumer (Micromedex) - Includes Dosage Information
- Anbesol Extra Strength Advanced Consumer (Micromedex) - Includes Dosage Information
- Benz-O-Sthetic gel MedFacts Consumer Leaflet (Wolters Kluwer)
- Lanacane aerosol spray MedFacts Consumer Leaflet (Wolters Kluwer)
- OraMagic Plus suspension MedFacts Consumer Leaflet (Wolters Kluwer)
- Rid-A-Pain Topical Advanced Consumer (Micromedex) - Includes Dosage Information
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