Benzocaine (Anaesthesinum; list B) - an anaesthetic agent. Applied in the form of 5-10% ointments, powders, pastes with hives and skin diseases accompanied by itching, and pain and ulcer wound surfaces. In diseases of the rectum enter in candles, containing 0.05-0.1 g of the preparation. Inside designate in powders, tablets, medicines with nervousness, accompanied by cramps and pains in the stomach. Higher doses: single 0.5 g daily - 1,5, method of production: powder and tablets of 0.3, Benzocaine is part of the combined pill and candles. Cm. also anaesthetics.

Benzocaine (Anaesthesinum; list B; synonym Benzocaine; the formula C9H11O2N) ethyl ester is para-aminobenzoic acid. Used for the surface anesthesia. Inside sometimes prescribed for pain mucous nervousness in the stomach and so on; sometimes vomiting pregnant. A. assign a prisypok, ointments (5-10%), candles (0.05-0.1 g). The highest single dose 0,5 G. the Preparation is produced in powder. Cm. also Anaesthetic.