Topical lidocaine-prilocaine versus lidocaine for neonatal circumcision: a randomized controlled trial.

OBJECTIVE To evaluate epicutaneous application of 5% lidocaine-prilocaine and 30% lidocaine cream anesthetics for neonatal circumcision. METHODS The efficacy of 5% lidocaine-prilocaine and 30% lidocaine creams was compared in a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Sixty-one neonates were randomly assigned to one of three groups: 5… (More)