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

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Comparison of the Efficacy of Intravenous Dexketoprofen and Paracetamol in the Treatment of Sore Throat

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

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Comparison of Populations of Ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Three Continents for Susceptibility to Cold Phytosanitary Treatment and Implications for Generic Cold Treatments.

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Tracheal tubes lubricated with water to reduce sore throat after intubation: A randomized non-inferiority trial.

Sore throat is common after tracheal intubation. Water can be used to lubricate tracheal tubes, but its benefit has not been validated. We thus did a randomised non-inferiority trial to test the hypot...

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...

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The strong effects of classic brown adipose tissue (BAT) and recruited beige adipocytes in treatment of obesity and metabolic syndrome have been attracting increasing research interest. Cold treatment...

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