Q: Does LidoFlex require a prescription?
A: No. LidoFlex is a registered over-the-counter anesthetic that is sold as a clinical product.
Q: Is the LidoFlex pain patch FDA approved?
A: Yes. LidoFlex received it’s FDA approval under the same monograph as other topical OTC products.
Q: How many LidoFlex patches come in each individual pouch?
A: The Knee, Shoulder, Back, Knee, and Elbow patches contain one (1) patch in each pouch; The Flex patch contains two (2) patches in each pouch.
Q: How long will the LidoFlex pain patch provide the temporary relief of pain?
A: Each patch is designed to provide between 8-12 hours of pain relief. Once removed, another LidoFlex patch be applied, if desired.
Q: Are LidoFlex pain patches easy to apply?
A: Yes. Trim excess hair and properly clean the area of application with warm soap and water or an alcohol swab before applying. Once on the skin be sure to apply repeated firm pressure and try to remove wrinkles. These actions will create the heat and pressure necessary to activate the adhesive for a secure application.
Q: How long should I leave the patch on?
A: It is recommended that the patch remain on the skin for 12-hours, at which time it should be removed. LidoFlex adhesive remover has been provided.