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Numb the pain away with the maximum-strength lidocaine available without a prescription.*

From the #1 topical lidocaine brand in the US*, Aspercreme® Pain Relief Cream with Lidocaine is a fragrance-free, non-greasy topical cream with moisturizing aloe. 

Aspercreme® Pain Relief Cream with Lidocaine provides fast-acting, lasting relief from minor pain.

Maximum-strength lidocaine available without a prescription*

Designed to soothe aggravated nerves


Use as directed.

*Among OTC topical analgesics

Sizes: 1.75 oz bottle | 2.7 oz bottle | 4.3 oz bottle

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    For the temporary relief of pain.

    • adults and children 12 years of age and older:
      • apply a thin layer to affected area every 6 to 8 hours, not more than 3 to 4 times daily
      • massage until thoroughly absorbed into skin
      • wash hands thoroughly with soap and water after each use
    • children under 12 years of age: ask a doctor

    For external use only

    Do not use
    • in large quantities 
    • on wounds or on irritated or damaged skin
    • with a heating pad
    When using this product
    • use only as directed
    • do not bandage tightly
    • avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes
    • do not expose the area to local heat or to direct sunlight
    Stop use and ask a doctor if
    • condition worsens or symptoms persist for more than 7 days
    • symptoms clear up and occur again within a few days
    • redness is present or excessive skin irritation occurs
    • you experience severe burning pain, swelling, or blistering where the product was applied

    If pregnant or breastfeeding, ask a health professional before use.

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

    Child-resistant packaging. Close cap tightly after use.

    Keep carton as it contains important information.


A woman rubs a white cream into her forearm.

    Lidocaine HCl

    Lidocaine HCl is a topical analgesic that helps ease minor pain.

    acrylates/C10-30 alkyl acrylate crosspolymer, alcohol denat. (15%), aloe barbadensis leaf juice, aminomethyl propanol, C30-45 alkyl cetearyl dimethicone crosspolymer, caprylyl methicone, cetearyl alcohol, ceteth-20 phosphate, dicetyl phosphate, dimethicone, disodium EDTA, ethylhexylglycerin, glyceryl stearate, methylparaben, steareth-21, water


    You may be able to use your HSA and FSA tax-preferred savings accounts to purchase certain Aspercreme® OTC products. The passage of the CARES Act by Congress includes provisions to restore OTC eligibility under tax-preferred HSA and FSA accounts. Plan details vary, so save your receipt and check with your benefits or health provider for eligibility.

    Do not use a heating pad or ice pack while using Aspercreme® products.

    Aspercreme® Pain Relief Cream with Lidocaine is used for temporary relief of minor pain.

    Please consult your doctor if you are pregnant or nursing before using Aspercreme® products.

    Aspercreme® products should not be used after they expire. Check the packaging for the expiration date.

    Do not use more than one Aspercreme® product or any other medication at the same time. Use all products only as directed. We recommend you speak to your doctor if you have additional questions.

    We do not test Aspercreme® Pain Relief Cream with Lidocaine for use on animals. Please use only as directed.

    Aspercreme® Pain Relief Cream with Lidocaine can be used for children 12 years of age and older. Please refer to the drug facts label for complete dosing instructions.

    Aspercreme® products can be purchased without a prescription. Please visit the "Where to buy" page to find your closest retailer.