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A 25-year-old female asked:

Is 5% lidocaine for transnasal gastroscopy dangerous for people with heart issues? i am having heart palps alot lately, few years ago had normal ecgs

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
Lidocaine: Usually transcutaneous or topical lidocaine doesn't cause a problem.
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