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Why is epinephrine administered with lidocaine?

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Dr. Anthony Pollizzi
Anesthesiology 36 years experience
Duration: It lasts longer.
Dr. William Jenkins
Specializes in Anesthesiology
Bleeding: Also during a surgical procedure the Epinephrine will constrict blood vessels and decrease bleeding.

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How is epinephrine administered?

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Many: It depends on why you are using it but Epinephrine can be given intramuscularly, sub-cutaneously, intravenously or also as a nasal spray. There is no pill form.

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