FDA Warns Consumers About Possible Harm Of Such Teeth Anesthetics As "Orajel" Due To The Presence Of Dangerous Chemical
May 28, 2018
Local teeth anesthetics can contain a deadly dose of a chemical substance called benzocaine. Even if the label includes subtitle “baby,” there is still a chance of the harmful agent to be present in the medication.
The Food and Drug Administration has recently warned consumers about the risk present in local teeth anesthetics. If similar medication is applied to children under the age of two, there are chances the dose to be deadly for the baby.