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Cetacaine Topical Anesthetic Liquid

(Benzocaine 14%, Butamben 2%, Tetracaine HCl 2%)

Cetacaine Liquid is available in both a 11g and 24g bottle size and each bottle also includes a special luer-lock dispensing cap, used for filling luer-lock syringes with just the amount of Cetacaine Liquid needed for treatment, reducing waste. For dental procedures, such as SRP, Cetacaine Liquid can be comfortably dispensed into periodontal pockets for up to 60 minutes of needle-free pain control. The viscous liquid is easy to control using Cetylite’s single-use Delivery Syringes and Tips (available separately) to a comfortably apply Cetacaine Liquid drop by drop into periodontal pockets, or by applying to the surface of mucous membrane with a cotton swab or microbrush. Cetacaine’s three active ingredient formula has been actively prescribed for professional use in dental and medical settings for more than 50 years, an assurance of its efficacy and Cetylite’s uncompromising commitment to patient safety and comfort. Rx only.

Cetacaine is not for injection. Cetacaine is contraindicated in patients who are hypersensitive to anesthetics. Cetacaine should not be used in patients with congenital or idiopathic methemoglobinemia.

Please refer to the full prescribing information under Resources to know more about Cetacaine.

Cetacaine Liquid is also available in kits. Further Kit information can be found under related items below.

  • Dispenser cap is compatible for use with Luer-lock syringes

  • Onset of anesthesia is rapid (approximately 30 seconds) and duration is typically 30-60 minutes when used as directed

  • Pleasant artificial banana taste

  • 11 g bottle yields up to 27 full mouth applications

  • 24 g bottle yields up to 60 full mouth applications

  • Measure and use only what you need - less waste

NEW Item # 0224 24 g Bottle (240 quadrant doses) Replaces Item #0211

NEW Item # 0223 11 g Bottle (110 quadrant doses) Replaces Item #0203

NEW Item # 0226 Clinical Kit (24g bottle, 100 syringes and tips) Replaces Item #0212

NEW Item # 0225 Chairside Kit (11g bottle, 20 syringes and tips) Replaces Item #0218


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Product Accessories
Cetacaine Liquid Delivery Syringes
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Cetacaine Liquid Delivery Tips
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Cetacaine Liquid Prescribing Information
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Cetacaine Liquid Product Literature
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Cetacaine Liquid SDS
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New Cetacaine Liquid Item Numbers by Distributor
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Why Choose Cetacaine, A Comparison
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Cetacaine Liquid Demo
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Cetacaine Subgingival Application Demo
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Kara RDH Talks About Cetacaine Topical Anesthetic Liquid
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Kara RDH and Tom Viola RPh Discuss Putting Down the Needle for Periodontal Procedures
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The Science Behind Cetacaine Topical Anesthetic Liquid
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