numit.
Tough it.

a combination anaesthesia
that endures*

5

Million

GP encounters each year for vaccinations4,5

UP TO

40%

of procedures in general practice involve injection5.6

Pain at the time of vaccine injection is a common concern and contributes to vaccine hesitancy across the lifespan.

Taddio et al, 20153
When your patients need to tough it
When your patients need to tough it

85%

of all hospital admissions receive IV therapy8

~30

Million

IV devices are used in Australia each year7

Young patients always report the pain of cannulation as one of the most painful aspects of being in a hospital

– Nurse Practitioner, Brisbane’s Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital 7
Lidocaine (lignocaine) 2.5% w/w prilocaine 2.5% w/w combination cream can anaesthesia the full skin thickness – over 4 mm deep.1,2
Two effective anaesthetics in liquid form provide enhanced skin penetration.9 Other anaesthetic droplets form a reservoir in the skin that continues to release after numit is removed.10
Dual-active anaesthesia

Pain threshold increased for up to 4 hours*

*Statistically significant increase from baseline at all timepoints (n=12) lidocaine (lignocaine) 2.5% w/w and prilocaine 2.5% w/w combination cream
Lidocaine (lignocaine) 2.5% w/w prilocaine 2.5% w/w combination cream provides effective anaesthesia for

2 TO 4 HRS.

1,11
Anaesthesia increases for

UP TO 60 MINS

after the occlusive wrapping is removed.1

Children’s pain during cannulation (median score)*

*p=0.31, pain difference not significant for paired data comparison.
Oucher Scale 0–100, n=3012

60%

more children reported lower pain scores with lidocaine/prilocaine combination cream than with lidocaine 4% w/w cream
(15 children vs 9 children with lidocaine)*12

Successful

IV cannulation was achieved with both lidocaine/prilocaine combination cream and lidocaine 4% w/w cream
(no significant difference between creams; p=0.51)12

numit can be used for procedures including11

Vaccinations
Blood sampling
Insertion of IV catheters
Tattoos
Superficial surgical procedures including split skin grafting
Anaesthesia of genital skin
Minor superficial cosmetic procedures such as laser treatments and dermabrasion
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