benoxinate

benoxinate

 [ben-ok´sĭ-nāt]
a local anesthetic applied to the conjunctiva for relatively short procedures; used as the hydrochloride salt.

benoxinate

/ben·ox·i·nate/ (ben-ok´sĭ-nāt) a topical anesthetic for the eye, used as the hydrochloride salt.
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Benoxinate (local anaesthetic): apply 1 drop to each eye at the outset
The discomfort and systemic effect of the examination should be minimised by pre-treatment of the eyes with a topical anaesthetic agent such as proparacaine or benoxinate.
4% benoxinate into both the superior and inferior conjunctival fornices over one to two minutes.