Emla cream 5% (5g tube): emla cream is an easy to use, topical numbing cream which helps ease the pain of needles. You can apply emla cream at home, one hour prior to injection, to help reduce pain making it less distressing for you or your child when visiting a doctor. Emla cream is suitable for use from full-term birth, with babies, children and adults.
Emla cream can be useful in numbing areas for procedures such as:
Blood tests & blood donations.
Minor skin conditions; e.g. Wart or mole removal.
Tattoo’s & tattoo removal.
Aesthetic beauty procedures; e.g. Botox, dermal fillers, laser hair removal.