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What does EMLA stand for?

EMLA stands for Eutectic Mixture of Local Anesthetics


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For needle phobics with the tendency to the vasovagal reflex reaction or with hypersensitivity to pain, Emanuelson recommends Eutectic Mixture of Local Anesthetics or EMLA cream (a prescription topical anesthetic cream).
EMLA Provides Skin Anesthesia Without the Use of a Needle EMLA, an acronym for Eutectic Mixture of Local Anesthetics, combines two well-known anesthetics developed by Astra, lidocaine and prilocaine, in an oil and water emulsion that allows high concentrations of both anesthetics to reach nerve endings directly through intact skin.