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Kank-A (Blistex Inc.)

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LIQUID 9.75 mL in 1 BOTTLE, WITH APPLICATOR (10157-9477-1) Label Information

Complete Kank-A Information

  • SPL UNCLASSIFIED SECTION

    Drug Facts


  • Active ingredient

    Benzocaine 20.0% (w/w)


  • Purpose

    Oral anesthetic/analgesic


  • Uses

    • for the temporary relief of pain due to canker sores, minor irritation of the mouth and gums caused by dentures or orthodontic appliances, or minor injury of the mouth or gums

  • Warnings

    For oral use only

    Allergy alert

    do not use this product if you have a history of allergy to local anesthetics such as procaine, butacaine, benzocaine, or other "caine" anesthetics.

    When using this product
    • do not use this product for more than 7 days unless directed by a dentist or doctor. If sore mouth symptoms do not improve in 7 days; if irritation, pain, or redness persists or worsens; or if swelling, rash or fever develops, see your doctor or dentist promptly.
    • do not exceed recommended dosage.

    Keep out of reach of children. If more than used for pain is accidentally swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.


  • Directions

    • to assure formation of a long-lasting film coating, dry affected area and apply medication undiluted with applicator
    • allow a few seconds for coating to form
    • use up to 4 times daily, or as directed by a dentist or doctor
    • children under 12 years of age should be supervised in the use of this product
      • children under 2 years of age: consult a dentist or doctor

  • Other information

    • do not purchase if package has been opened
    • cap tightly after use to avoid evaporation
    • avoid contact with the eyes
    • avoid contact with clothing and household/ furniture surfaces to prevent possible staining
    • this is a personal care item, and should be used by one individual only

  • Inactive ingredients

    benzyl alcohol, cetylpyridinium chloride, compound benzoin tincture, dimethyl isosorbide, ethylcellulose, flavor, octylacrylamide/acrylates/butylaminoethyl methacrylate copolymer, oleth-10, PEG-6, propylene glycol, ricinus communis (castor) seed oil, SD alcohol 38B (29.6% v/v), sodium saccharin, sucralose, tannic acid


  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 9.75 mL Bottle Package

    NDC 10157-9477-1

    PROFESSIONAL
    STRENGTH

    Blistex®

    KANK-A®
    Mouth Pain Liquid
    ORAL ANESTHETIC

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    Maximum Pain Relief

    Forms Protective Coating

    For Sores Inside the Mouth

     
    Canker Sores
     
    Denture Abrasions
     
    Brace Irritation

    ADA
    Accepted
    American
    Dental
    Association
    ®

    CONVENIENT
    CONTROL-TIP
    APPLICATOR

    .33 FL OZ (9.75 mL)

    Principal Display Panel - 9.75 mL Bottle Package

  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    KANK-A   MOUTH PAIN
    benzocaine liquid
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:10157-9477
    Route of Administration BUCCAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    Benzocaine (UNII: U3RSY48JW5) (Benzocaine - UNII:U3RSY48JW5) Benzocaine 200 mg  in 1 mL
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    BENZYL ALCOHOL (UNII: LKG8494WBH)  
    CETYLPYRIDINIUM CHLORIDE (UNII: D9OM4SK49P)  
    DIMETHYL ISOSORBIDE (UNII: SA6A6V432S)  
    ETHYLCELLULOSES (UNII: 7Z8S9VYZ4B)  
    OLETH-10 (UNII: JD797EF70J)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 300 (UNII: 5655G9Y8AQ)  
    PROPYLENE GLYCOL (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
    CASTOR OIL (UNII: D5340Y2I9G)  
    SACCHARIN SODIUM (UNII: SB8ZUX40TY)  
    SUCRALOSE (UNII: 96K6UQ3ZD4)  
    TANNIC ACID (UNII: 28F9E0DJY6)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color ORANGE Score     
    Shape Size
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    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:10157-9477-1 9.75 mL in 1 BOTTLE, WITH APPLICATOR
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC monograph final part346 12/01/2011
    Labeler - Blistex Inc. (005126354)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    Blistex Inc. 005126354 MANUFACTURE(10157-9477)