Topical pain relief:

Indications for: NUMBRINO

Local anesthesia of the mucous membranes for diagnostic procedures and surgeries on or through the nasal cavities.

Adult Dosage:

For intranasal use only. Do not apply to damaged nasal mucosa. ≥18yrs: 40–160mg based on the nasal mucosal area and procedure; max 2 pledgets per nasal cavity (total dose of 160mg). Each pledget (recommended size is ½ inch x 3 inch) absorbs 1mL. Do not exceed 3mg/kg for any one procedure/surgery.

Children Dosage:

<18yrs: not established.

NUMBRINO Contraindications:

Hypersensitivity to other ester-based local anesthetics.

Boxed Warning:

Abuse and dependence.

NUMBRINO Warnings/Precautions:

High potential for abuse and dependence. History of seizures. Prior EEG abnormalities without seizures. Monitor vital signs (eg, HR and rhythm) and for seizure development. Avoid in patients with history of MI, coronary artery disease, CHF, irregular heart rhythm, abnormal ECG, or uncontrolled hypertension. Pseudocholinesterase deficiency, renal impairment; monitor. Hepatic impairment: avoid. Elderly. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers: not recommended (during and for 48hrs after the last dose).

NUMBRINO Classification:

Local anesthetic.

NUMBRINO Interactions:

Avoid concomitant other vasoconstrictor agents (eg, epinephrine, phenylephrine); if unavoidable, prolonged vital sign and ECG may be needed. Avoid use with disulfiram; consider alternative local anesthesia. Concomitant other CNS stimulants may cause excessive stimulation (eg, nervousness, irritability, possibly convulsions). May be potentiated by cholinesterase inhibitors (eg, certain MAOIs, oral contraceptives, glucocorticoids, neostigmine, cyclophosphamide, thiotepa, echothiophate, organophosphate insecticides, certain antineoplastic agents); monitor. May increase risk of hypertension and cardiac arrhythmias with sympathomimetics, postganglionic blocking agents (eg, reserpine), and TCAs. May potentiate MAOIs. May be detected in plasma for up to 1 week and urine toxicology for >1 week after administration.

Adverse Reactions:

Hypertension, tachycardia, sinus tachycardia.

Generic Drug Availability:


How Supplied:

Nasal soln (4mL, 10mL)—1