Rite Aid Medicated Tooth and Gum Pain Relief Cushions give immediate pain relief while soothing and comforting the areas of irritation. The ideal solution for toothaches, these cushions have 10 percent benzocaine, and this particular pack comes with eight gel cushions to get you through your aches and pains.
Carefully remove gel cushion from blister. Gently mold with fingers until soft. Apply to the affected tooth/gum area and gently press for five to 10 seconds to mold to comfortable fit. Gel cushion will stay in place and dissolve slowly in mouth. Adults and children 12 years of age and older: use up to three times daily or as directed by a dentist or a doctor. Children under 12 years of age: ask a dentist or a doctor. Children under two years: do not use.
METHEMOGLOBINEMIA WARNING: Use of this product may cause methemoglobinemia, a serious condition that must be treated promptly because it reduces the amount of oxygen carried in blood. This can occur even if you have used this product before. Stop use and seek immediate medical attention if you or a child in your care develops: pale, gray, or blue colored skin (Cyanosis). Headache. Rapid heart rate. Shortness of breath. Dizziness or lightheadedness. Fatigue or lack of energy.
ALLERGY ALERT: do not use this product if you have a history of allergy to local anesthetics such as procaine, butacaine, benzocaine or other “caine” anesthetics.