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Benzo Jel by Henry Schein Inc.

Medically reviewed on February 23, 2018

Dosage form: spray, metered
Ingredients: BENZOCAINE 11.4g in 57g
Labeler: Henry Schein Inc.
NDC Code: 0404-0018

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Active Ingredient

Benzocaine 20%


Oral Anesthetic

  • For the temporary relief of occasional minor irritation and pain associated with canker sores and minor dental procedures.
  • For Professional Use Only.


Flammable. Do not use near fire or flame. Avoid smoking during use.

​Do not use​ if you have a history of allergy to local anesthetics such as procaine, butacaine, benzocaine or other "caine" anesthetics.

​Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • you experience any of the following symptoms:
  • weakness
  • confusion
  • headache
  • difficulty breathing
  • pale, grey or blue colored skin as these may be signs of methemoglobinemai, a rare disorder, which may appear up to two hours after use.   

​Keep out of reach of children.

If more than used for pain is accidentally swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.  Avoid spraying in eyes.   


​A single metered spray dispenses 50 mg of Benzo-Jel Topical Anesthetic. Use only as directed by a dentist.

Other information

Store at room temperature.  Do not store above 120°F (49°C). Dispose of in a manner consistent with local regulations.

Inactive ingredients

Ethyl Alcohol, Flavor, Polyethelyn Glycol, Sodium Saccharin, Hydrocarbon Propellant (Isobutane and propane).

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benzocaine spray, metered
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0404-0018
Route of AdministrationDENTALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
Product Characteristics
Colorwhite (CLEAR) Score    
FlavorMINTImprint Code
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0404-0018-3557 g in 1 BOTTLE, SPRAY
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart35602/01/2016
Labeler - Henry Schein Inc. (012430880)

Henry Schein Inc.

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