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Could you take the drug evista (raloxifene) and have lidocaine injected for surgery?

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Dr. Geoffrey Ndeto
Anesthesiology 45 years experience
Yes: Evista (raloxifene) is an oral estrogen receptor modulator and is used for prevention of bone loss in postmenopausal women while Lidocaine is a local anesthetic and thus it can safely be used in patients on evista (raloxifene).

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Last updated Feb 5, 2017

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