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Re: [IPp] Problem with Emla Cream

Just needed to add one more thing. I insert into Justin butt so I place the 
ice on the small of his back, because if the ice in placed to close to were I 
am inserting he feels it. Go figure.

In a message dated 8/8/2003 4:38:11 PM Central Standard Time, 
email @ redacted writes:

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> I ran out a Emla cream a while ago, and have not looked into how to get 
> more. 
> The first couple of times I inserted into my 3 year old son Justin without 
> Emla he screamed out in excruciating pain. It would just rip my heart out. 
> Then
> I stared using ice, which the cold makes him scream too so I really don't 
> know 
> which is worse, but the site would always get too wet, and set would not 
> stick well. I tried putting the ice in a Playtex baby bottle liner, but it
> would
> take to long to numb the site. What I am doing now that seems to work really 
> well is, I place the ice on a a different location. As soon as I place the 
> ice 
> on him, his thoughts are so into me taking the ice off of him, he doesn't 
> even 
> realize that I have inserted the set. I take the ice off, and it is all 
> done. 
> Hope this helps.
> Gina, Mom of Justin, 3 years old, Pumping with Cozmo 
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