Nexcare™ Cold Sore Treatment | 3M Nexcare Cold Sore Treatment

04:29 EDT 27th August 2014 | BioPortfolio

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Drug Facts

Active Ingredient

Benzocaine, 5%

Allantoin, 1%


External analgesic

Skin protectant



For external use only

Do not use if you are allergic to any ingredient in this product

When using this product do not get into eyes

Stop use and ask a doctor if

Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.


Other information

Inactive ingredients

acrylates/C10-30 alkyl acrylate crosspolymer, butylated hydroxytoluene, cetyl alcohol, edetate disodium, ethyl oleate, ethylparaben, glycerin, melaleuca alternifolia (tea tree) leaf oil, menthol, methylparaben, phenoxyethanoi, poloxamer 185, propylparaben, propylene glycol monolaurate (Microvex™), sodium ascorbyl phosphate, sodium hydroxide, tocopheryl acetate, water


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3M, Nexcare and Microvexare trademarks of 3M.

3M Consumer Health Care 3M CenterSt. Paul, MN

Made in the U.S.A. for 3M fromglobally sourced materials.


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Package Label

1 Tube

NET WT 2g (0.07 oz)

3M™ Nexcare™ Cold Sore Treatment

Benzocaine 5%Allantoin 1 %

Skin Protectant

OTC Monograph

3M Consumer Health Care, 3M Center, St. Paul, MN 55144-1000

3M™ Nexcare™ Cold Sore Treatment - NET WT 2g (0.07 oz)

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Active Ingredients


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The purpose of this study is to determine if Merlin, a mixture of ethanol and glycolic acid, is safe and effective in the treatment of cold sores. Subjects who meet the requirements to pa...

A Comparative Study of the Efficacy of Penciclovir 10mg/g (1%) Cream in Preventing the Appearance of Classical Lesion in Recurrent Cold Sore Sufferers

Comparison of the efficacy of penciclovir 10 mg/g (1%) cream with that of vehicle at 72 hours in preventing the appearance of classical lesions following prodromal symptoms (tingling or bu...

Phase 3 Clinical Study for the Treatment of Cold Sore

To demonstrate the efficacy of a single dose of acyclovir Lauriad® 50mg muco-adhesive buccal tablet versus a single dose of matching placebo on the primary vesicular lesion of cold sore.

A Comparison Of Valdecoxib 20 Mg Twice Daily and 40 Mg Daily and Placebo In The Treatment Of Sore Throat

The study was performed to evaluate the analgesic efficacy, safety, and tolerability of valdecoxib 20 mg twice daily (BID), valdecoxib 40 mg once daily (QD), and placebo in patients with m...

Sore Throat Prevention Following Intubation

The aim of this interventional study is to find out the incidence of sore throat among intubated patients in Jordan university hospital and to find out which is preventive and effective me...

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Qualities of Sore Throat Index (QuaSTI): measuring descriptors of sore throat in a randomized, placebo-controlled trial.

Patients with pharyngitis often describe various sensory, affective and evaluative pain qualities. Using an 11-word/phrase index, the Qualities of Sore Throat Index (QuaSTI), we characterized throat s...

Comparative analysis of the response and gene regulation in cold resistant and susceptible tea plants.

Cold environment is the main constraint for tea plants (Camellia sinensis) distribution and tea farming. We identified two tea cultivars, called var. sinensis cv. Shuchazao (SCZ) with a high cold-tole...

Danish GPs' and practice nurses' management of acute sore throat and adherence to guidelines.

Sore throat is a frequent presentation of acute respiratory tract infections in general practice. Though these infections are often harmless and self-limiting, antibiotics are frequently prescribed. I...

An apple NAC transcription factor negatively regulates cold tolerance via CBF-dependent pathway.

Cold stress is an adverse stimulus that affects plant growth and development, and the C-repeat binding factor (CBF) cold-regulatory cascade has been regarded as a master regulator in the plant respons...

A-fibers mediate cold hyperalgesia in patients with oxaliplatin-induced neuropathy.

Cold hyperalgesia is a common side effect of oxaliplatin treatment; still the pathophysiological and molecular mechanisms as well as the contribution of different primary afferent fiber systems are un...

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