|Outcomes||Amethocaine||Placebo||RBI (95% CI)||NNT (CI)|
|*Abbreviations defined in glossary; RBI, NNT, and CI calculated from data in article.|
|Proportion who had little or no pain with needle insertion||84%||30%||181% (52 to 490)||2 (2 to 5)|
|Proportion who did not cry at all in the 5 seconds after needle insertion||79%||25%||216% (56 to 624)||2 (2 to 5)|
Amethocaine gel reduced pain during venipuncture in newborn infants
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