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Orajel for Toothache Maximum Strength

Dosage form: swab
Ingredients: BENZOCAINE 0.2mL in 1mL
Labeler: Church & Dwight Co., Inc.
NDC Code: 10237-705

Disclaimer: Most OTC drugs are not reviewed and approved by FDA, however they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.


Active ingredient                    Purpose
Benzocaine 20%                   Oral Pain Reliever

Uses for the temporary relief of pain due to toothaches

Allergy Alert

do not use this product if your have a history of allergy to local anesthetics such as procaine, butacaine, benzocaine or other "caine" anesthetics

Do not use
more than directed, for more than 7 days unless told to do so by a dentist or doctor

Stop use and ask a dentist of doctor if symptoms do not get better in 7 days; swelling, rash or fever develops; irritation, pain or redness persists or worsens

Keep out of reach of children. in case of overdose or allergic reaction, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right awayEnter section text here


Adults and Children                     Hold swab with solid white tip down
2 years of age and older              Bend and snap open swab tip with the colored rings
                                                 Apply product to the cavity and around gum surrounding the                                                     teeth
                                                 Use up to 4 times daily or as directed by a dentist or doctor
                                                 Discard swab after application

Children under 12 years of age   Should be supervised in the use of this product

Children under 2 years of age      Ask a dentist or doctor

Other information do not use if label seal is broken prior to purchase, or if colored rings on tip are not blue, this preparation is intended for use in cases of toothache, only as temporary expedient until a dentist can be consulted, do not use continuously

Inactive ingredients flavor, polyethylene glycol, purified water, red 40, sodium saccharin, yellow 5

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benzocaine swab
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:10237-705
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
FD&C RED NO. 40 
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:10237-705-1212 APPLICATOR (SWAB) in 1 CARTON
11.8 mL in 1 APPLICATOR
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart35608/11/2010
Labeler - Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (001211952)
SwabPlus, Inc.876441549manufacture

Revised: 08/2010
Church & Dwight Co., Inc.

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