Temporarily relieving pain and itching caused by sunburn, insect bites, poison ivy, and other skin conditions. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.
Benzocaine aerosol spray is a topical anesthetic. It works by numbing the skin.
Lanacane and Solarcaine
You should check with your doctor immediately if any of these side effects occur when taking benzocaine topical:
Incidence not known:
worsening of pain, redness, swelling, or irritation in or around the mouth
(mucous membrane lozenge, topical cream, topical gel, topical spray, rectal ointment, topical ointment, topical liquid, mucous membrane spray, mucous membrane gel, mucous membrane swab, mucous membrane liquid, compounding powder, rectal suppository, topical lotion, mucous membrane paste, mucous membrane tablet, disintegrating, topical swab, mucous membrane powder for reconstitution, topical stick)