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Re: [IP] Emla Cream

We are using a thick dollop about the size of a quarter but only waiting 30 
minutes - that's what the instructions said - what's the purpose of putting 
tegaderm or a bandaid over it?  Thanks, Tammy

In a message dated 7/29/02 9:56:00 PM Pacific Daylight Time, 
email @ redacted writes:

> Tammy, are you putting a thick dollop (about as big
> around as a nickel) on the skin? It needs to be pretty
> thick, and cover it with a large bandaid or tegaderm.
> If you are already doing that, try leaving it on longer
> than 30mins, as it is supposed to take about an hour to
> work. You'll know when it is working as it usually
> leaves a blanched area on the skin wherever it was
> touching. Hope this helps!
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