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Who should not use Americaine?

People with methemoglobinemia, a blood cell disorder, should not use Americaine. If you are allergic to any ingredient in benzocaine ointment, you should not use Americaine. Pregnant and breast-feeding women should consult their doctor before starting to use Americaine.

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