NDC 52565-122 Lidocaine 4% Cream


NDC Product Code 52565-122

NDC Code: 52565-122

Proprietary Name: Lidocaine 4% Cream Additional informationCallout TooltipWhat is the Proprietary Name?
The proprietary name also known as the trade name is the name of the product chosen by the medication labeler for marketing purposes.

Non-Proprietary Name: Lidocaine Additional informationCallout TooltipWhat is the Non-Proprietary Name?
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Code Structure
  • 52565 - Teligent, Inc.
    • 52565-122 - Lidocaine 4% Cream

NDC 52565-122-07

Package Description: 5 TUBE in 1 CARTON > 5 g in 1 TUBE

NDC 52565-122-15

Package Description: 1 TUBE in 1 CARTON > 15 g in 1 TUBE

NDC 52565-122-30

Package Description: 1 TUBE in 1 CARTON > 30 g in 1 TUBE

NDC Product Information

Lidocaine 4% Cream with NDC 52565-122 is a a human over the counter drug product labeled by Teligent, Inc.. The generic name of Lidocaine 4% Cream is lidocaine. The product's dosage form is cream and is administered via topical form.

Labeler Name: Teligent, Inc.

Dosage Form: Cream - An emulsion, semisolid3 dosage form, usually containing > 20% water and volatiles5 and/or < 50% hydrocarbons, waxes, or polyols as the vehicle. This dosage form is generally for external application to the skin or mucous membranes.

Product Type: Human Otc Drug Additional informationCallout TooltipWhat kind of product is this?
Indicates the type of product, such as Human Prescription Drug or Human Over the Counter Drug. This data element matches the “Document Type” field of the Structured Product Listing.

Lidocaine 4% Cream Active Ingredient(s)

Additional informationCallout TooltipWhat is the Active Ingredient(s) List?
This is the active ingredient list. Each ingredient name is the preferred term of the UNII code submitted.

  • LIDOCAINE 4 g/100g

Inactive Ingredient(s)

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The inactive ingredients are all the component of a medicinal product OTHER than the active ingredient(s). The acronym "UNII" stands for “Unique Ingredient Identifier” and is used to identify each inactive ingredient present in a product.

  • WATER (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)

Administration Route(s)

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The translation of the route code submitted by the firm, indicating route of administration.

  • Topical - Administration to a particular spot on the outer surface of the body. The E2B term TRANSMAMMARY is a subset of the term TOPICAL.

Product Labeler Information

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Name of Company corresponding to the labeler code segment of the Product NDC.

Labeler Name: Teligent, Inc.
Labeler Code: 52565
FDA Application Number: part348 Additional informationCallout TooltipWhat is the FDA Application Number?
This corresponds to the NDA, ANDA, or BLA number reported by the labeler for products which have the corresponding Marketing Category designated. If the designated Marketing Category is OTC Monograph Final or OTC Monograph Not Final, then the Application number will be the CFR citation corresponding to the appropriate Monograph (e.g. “part 341”). For unapproved drugs, this field will be null.

Marketing Category: OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINAL - A product marketed pursuant to an Over-the-Counter (OTC) Drug Monograph that is not final. Additional informationCallout TooltipWhat is the Marketing Category?
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Start Marketing Date: 01-22-2019 Additional informationCallout TooltipWhat is the Start Marketing Date?
This is the date that the labeler indicates was the start of its marketing of the drug product.

Listing Expiration Date: 12-31-2020 Additional informationCallout TooltipWhat is the Listing Expiration Date?
This is the date when the listing record will expire if not updated or certified by the product labeler.

Exclude Flag: N Additional informationCallout TooltipWhat is the NDC Exclude Flag?
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Lidocaine 4% Cream Product Labeling Information

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Lidocaine 4% cream is a non-greasy cream specially formulated with soothing agents, indicated as a topical anesthetic for use on normal intact skin for local analgesia and itching due to minor cuts, minor scrapes, sunburn, minor skin irritations, minor burns and insect bites.


ACTIVE:  Lidocaine (4%)


Butylated Hydroxytoluene, Cetostearyl Alcohol, Citric Acid, Edetate Disodium, Light Mineral Oil, Methylparaben, Polyoxyl 20 Cetostearyl Ether, Propylene Glycol, Propylparaben, Purified Water, Sodium Citrate and White Petrolatum.

Mechanism Of Action

Lidocaine 4% cream applies to intact skin provides dermal analgesia by the release of lidocaine from the cream into the epidermis and dermis. Lidocaine is a local anesthetic agent of the amide type. Local anesthetics reversibly block the initiation and conduction of nerve impulses by interfering with the flux of sodium ions through the neuronal membrane.  The onset, depth and duration of dermal analgesia provided depend upon the site and duration of application.

Indications And Usage

Lidocaine 4% cream is indicated for use on normal intact skin for temporary relief of pain and itching due to minor cuts, minor scrapes, minor skin irritations, minor burns and insect bites. Lidocaine 4% cream is not recommended for internal use, in the or near the eyes and in large quantities, particularly over raw surfaces or blistered areas.


Lidocaine 4% cream is contraindicated in patients with sensitivity to amide type local anesthetics or to any component of the product.


For external use only. Avoid contact with the eyes. Do not use over large areas of the body. Do not use for more than seven days unless directed by a doctor. Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children. In case of accidental ingestion, seek professional assistance or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.Inappropriate use of this product, such as on large areas of the body, application on mucous membranes, or on individuals that are allergic to the amide type anesthetics, may result in serious side effects. Consultation with a doctor before using this product is strongly recommended.


Repeated doses of lidocaine 4% cream may increase blood levels of lidocaine. Avoid contact with the eyes. If eye contact occurs, immediately wash out the eye with water or saline. The patient should be aware that dermal analgesia may be accompanied by the block of all sensations in the treated skin. For this reason, the patient should avoid inadvertent trauma to the treated area by scratching, rubbing or exposure to extreme hot or cold temperatures until complete sensation has returned.

Drug Interactions

Lidocaine 4% cream should be used with caution in patients receiving Class I antiarrhythmic agents (e.g., tocainide, mexiletine) since the toxic effects are potentially additive and synergistic.


  • Adults and children 2 years and older. Apply externally to the affected area up to 3 to 4 times a day.Children under 2 years of age. Consult a doctor.

How Supplied

NDC 52565-122-07 (5 gram tubes)NDC 52565-122-15 (15 gram tubes)NDC 52565-122-30 (30 gram tubes)Store at USP controlled room temperature 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F).   Manufactured by:Teligent Pharma, Inc.Buena, New Jersey 08310Revised 07/20108

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