Label: HURRICAINE TOPICAL ANESTHETIC SPRAY- benzocaine spray 

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  • NDC Code(s): 0283-0679-02
  • Packager: Beutlich LP, Pharmaceuticals
  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph not final

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Updated 07/09

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  • Active ingredient

    Benzocaine 20%

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  • Purpose

    Oral Anesthetic

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  • Uses

    for the temporary relief of occasional minor irritation and pain associated with:

    • canker sores
    • sore mouth and throat
    • minor dental procedures
    • minor irritation of the mouth and gums caused by dentures or orthodontic appliances
    • minor injury of the mouth and gums
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  • Warnings

    Allergy alert: Do not use if you have a history of allergy to local anesthetics such as procaine, butacaine, benzocaine or other "caine" anesthetics.

    Flammable. Do not use near fire or flame. Avoid smoking during use.

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  • Stop use and ask a doctor

    • if sore throat is severe, persists for more than 2 days, is accompanied or followed by fever, headache, rash, swelling, nausea or vomiting
    • if sore mouth symptoms do not improve in 7 days, or if irritation, pain, or redness persists or worsens

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  • When using this product

    • avoid contact with eyes
    • do not store at temperature above 49°C (120°F)
    • do not puncture or incinerate. Contents under pressure.
    • use only as directed. Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating and inhaling the contents can be harmful or fatal.
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  • Keep out of reach of children

    If more than used for pain is accidentally swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.

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  • Directions

    • do not exceed recommended dosage
    • firmly insert the extension tube into spray can valve and ensure it fits securely into the actuator opening
    • position the extension tube 1-2 inches from affected area
    • spray 1/2 second (press and immediately release actuator)
    • repeat once if necessary
    • anesthesia is accomplished in approximately 20 seconds
    adults and children 2 years of age and older: Use up to 4 times daily or as directed by a dentist or doctor

    children under 12 years of age: should be supervised in the use of the product

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  • Inactive ingredients

    flavor, hydrocarbon propellant (isobutane and propane), polyethylene glycol, sodium saccharin

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  • Questions or comments?

    1-800-238-8542 or 1-847-473-1100

    M-F: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. CT

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    NDC 0283-0679-02

    HURRICIANE®

    Topical Anesthetic Spray

    20% Benzocaine Oral Anesthetic

    ORIGINAL Wild Cherry

    Manufactured for:

    Beutlich® LP,

    Pharmaceuticals

    Since 1954

    Waukegan, IL 60085

    1/2 SECOND SPRAY is all you need!

    Net Weight

    2 oz. (59.7 g.)

    DOT2Q  M5655

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    HURRICAINE  TOPICAL ANESTHETIC SPRAY
    benzocaine spray
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL Item Code (Source) NDC:0283-0679
    Route of Administration ORAL, DENTAL, PERIODONTAL DEA Schedule     
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    Benzocaine (Aminobenzoic Acid) Benzocaine 200 mg  in 1 g
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    Polyethylene Glycol 400  
    Saccharin Sodium  
    Product Characteristics
    Color      Score     
    Shape Size
    Flavor CHERRY Imprint Code
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:0283-0679-02 59.7 g in 1 CAN
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC monograph not final part356 06/15/1979
    Labeler - Beutlich LP, Pharmaceuticals (005209325)
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