Lanacane Cream is available in the following sizes -
Lanacane Cream is formulated to provide fast relief from itching and irritation: it contains Benzocaine which works on the skin surface to anaesthetise skin cells, to stop itching and irritation fast and eliminate the urge to scratch.
Lanacane Cream forms a protective film over raw inflamed tissue. Its anaesthetic cooling action soothes itching and irritation, stops the urge to scratch and so avoids embarrassment and discomfort.
Lanacane can relieve all common skin itches: lf you are suffering from over-scratched dry skin, chapping, cuts, chafes or scrapes, insect bites or external vaginal or anal itching then Lanacane can be safely used to provide fast relief.
- These types of itches are usually temporary
Most scientists agree that an itch is a mild form of pain:
An itch can have many different causes such as; dry skin, cuts, chafe, heat or nettle rash, insect bites and stings, external genital irritation, or it can be a symptom of other more serious conditions
How to use Lanacane:
For adults and children over the age of 12 years:
- Lanacane is for external use only
- Do not use on the eyes
- Do not use Lanacane in pregnancy without first consulting your doctor
How much Lanacane to use:
- Usually a 3-5 cm strip of cream is sufficient to treat the affected area
- You can repeat the treatment as needed up to 3 times daily for up to one week
Do not use Lanacane: For more than one week. If symptoms persist for more than one week, consult your doctor. On rare occasions a persistent itch may be a sign of another condition that only your doctor can diagnose and treat.
Do not use Lanacane: On large body areas. If you have general itching all over your body, consult your doctor.
On very rare occasions Lanacane can result in a skin reaction called sensitivity: This could become apparent by reddening of the skin, minor swelling, blistering, or through an intensification of the itch. In the unlikely event that you experience these symptoms, stop using Lanacane and consult your doctor for advice.
Lanacane contains the active ingredient: Benzocaine 3% w/w.Lanacane also contains: Chlorothymol, diethylene glycol monoethyl ether, docusate sodium, perfume, glycerol, glycerol monostearate, isopropyl alcohol, stearic acid, sulfonated castor oil, trolamine, purified water, zinc oxide.