How do you use Kanolone oral base?
It is to be used only inside the mouth. Dab or press (do not rub) a small amount of paste onto the area to be treated until the paste sticks and a smooth, slippery film develops. A cotton swab may be used to apply the paste. Do not attempt to spread or rub the paste in.
What is an Orabase?
What is Orabase? Orabase Paste contains benzocaine, a local anesthetic (numbing medication). It works by blocking nerve signals in your body. Orabase Paste is used to numb the skin or surfaces inside the mouth.
How long does Orabase take to work?
Some people will feel this medication working within 1 day, but it may take up to 1 week before the full benefit of this drug takes effect. Ask your doctor or pharmacist if you should also use other medications (such as nose drops/spray, allergy drugs taken by mouth) along with this drug until it takes full effect.
Can Orabase be used on skin?
For use on skin requiring absorption of moisture and protection from damage. Apply to the area surrounding the stoma if it becomes irritated to prevent further erosion and allow skin to heal.
What is Kanolone?
Triamcinolone reduces the actions of chemicals in the body that cause inflammation. Kenalog topical is used to treat the inflammation caused by a number of conditions such as allergic reactions, eczema, and psoriasis. The dental paste form of triamcinolone (Kenalog Orabase) is used to treat mouth ulcers.
Why was Orabase discontinued?
On May 23, 2018, the FDA released a safety announcement informing of the risk of a “serious and potentially fatal blood disorder” (methemoglobinemia) from Orabase and other benzocaine oral products.
Who makes Orabase?
Colgate Orabase (paste, dentifrice) Colgate Oral Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Is Orabase good for mouth ulcers?
Orabase® paste acts as a protective covering when applied to the mouth ulcer. A small amount of paste is dabbed on the affected area as often as needed, particularly after eating. Do not rub in. The paste sticks to the mouth ulcer and helps to prevent irritation from foods, and drinks and eases discomfort.
Is Orabase paste good for mouth ulcers?
What is Kenalog good for?
This medication is used to treat a variety of skin conditions (such as eczema, dermatitis, allergies, rash). Triamcinolone reduces the swelling, itching, and redness that can occur in these types of conditions. This medication is a medium- to strong-potency corticosteroid.
Is Kenalog a strong steroid?
Triamcinolone is a potent steroid that helps reduce inflammation in the body.