No Numbing Agents for Babies and Toddlers


We don't prescribe lidocaine for teething pain in babies and toddlers, but it's worth noting that the ADA also advises against using all oral numbing agents.

http://www.colgate.com/app/CP/US/EN/OC/Information/Articles/ADA/2014/article/ADA-07-FDA-issues-safety-warnings-on-drugs-to-treat-pain-in-teething-babies.cvsp