Definitions for "benzocaine"
a chemical substance obtainable as a white crystalline ester (H2N.C6H4.CO.O.C2H5) used as a local anesthetic. Chemically, it is 4-aminobenzoic acid ethyl ester.
A topical anesthetic used to create surface numbing of the dental injection site.
safe non-irritating anesthetic that numbs sore throat tissue and skin nerve endings. Magnesium (Hydroxide, Oxide, Trisilicate): antacids that reduce excess stomach acid. Have mild laxative effect, offset by mixing with aluminum or calcium antacids.