Orajel Extra Strength
Orajel extra strength is an anesthetic medication designed to help relieve pain from toothaches.This gel has been specially formulated with a higher dose of the active ingredient benzocaine at 20% making it a great choice for any suffering for more moderate to severe pain. Suitable for adults and children above the age of 12, this product is great for emergency use to help provide rapid ease from oral discomfort whilst attempting to get professional help from your doctor or dentist.
How to Use Orajel Extra Strength Gel
Before using this product make sure to wash your hands thoroughly so as to minimize the likelihood of further irritation or infection to the affected area. Remove the cap from the tube and apply a small amount of the product to the cavity and around the gums surrounding the teeth. Apply roughly a pea sized amount of the product. Orajel extra strength gel should not be used more than 4 times per day as it is a short term option to provide relief while trying to seek further medical advice from your doctor and dentist.
As with any medication there are many side effects you can experience but this will vary from person to person. Side effects include but are not limited to the following:
If you experience any side effects or allergic reactions, stop the medication and seek medical attention immediately.
If you're pregnant or breastfeeding consult with your doctor before using this medication.Orajel extra strength gel should not be used if you have a family history of methemoglobinemia. Certain medication may interact with this formula so consult with your doctor or pharmacist prior to use.