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Zip Topical Anesthetic Gel Mint

Dosage form: gel
Ingredients: BENZOCAINE 20g in 100g
Labeler: Germiphene Corporation
NDC Code: 61508-0201

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Zip Topical Anesthetic Gel Mint

Use or purpose:

For rapid topical anesthesia

Medicinal ingredient: Benzocaine 20.0% w/w

Topical Anesthetic Gel

Non-Medicinal Ingredients: Propylene glycol, polyethylene glycol, carbomer, povidone, sodium saccharin, flavouring, and colouring agents. (Mint flavour only: ethyl alcohol, methyl paraben, propyl paraben).

Directions: Apply approximately 0.2 mL of gel to the desired area using a cotton swab. For adults and children 2 years of age or older. For professional use only. Use only on the advice of a physician.

Warning: For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. If this happens, rinse thoroughly with water. Stop use and consult a health-care practitioner if the following symptoms appear: weakness, confusion, headache, dificulty breathing and/or pale, gray or blue coloured skin as these may be signs of methemoglobinemia, a rare disorder, which may appear up to 2 hours after use. Use smallest amount possible to achieve desired result. Do not use if allergic to benzocaine or any other ingredients in the product. Use with caution in children. Do not use if tamper-evident foil seal is broken. Do not store in direct sunlight. Do not swallow.

Caution: Keep out of reach of children.

benzocaine gel
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:61508-0201
Route of AdministrationDENTALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
WATER0.565 g  in 100 g
POVIDONE0.248 g  in 100 g
ALCOHOL0.065 g  in 100 g
D&C YELLOW NO. 100.0249 g  in 100 g
FD&C BLUE NO. 10.00155 g  in 100 g
METHYLPARABEN0.00016 g  in 100 g
PROPYLPARABEN0.00016 g  in 100 g
SACCHARIN SODIUM0.697 g  in 100 g
CARBOMER 9343.086 g  in 100 g
PROPYLENE GLYCOL43.29 g  in 100 g
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 40030.62 g  in 100 g
Product Characteristics
FlavorMINTImprint Code
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:61508-0201-130 g in 1 JAR
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
unapproved drug other06/16/2017
Labeler - Germiphene Corporation (206412512)
Germiphene Corporation206412512manufacture(61508-0201)

Revised: 06/2017
Germiphene Corporation

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