A 45-year-old female asked:
severe neuro reactions to local anesthesia half of a small vial carbocaine separately also epinephrine tia under gen anesth what is safe at dentist
1 doctor answer
Dr. Craig Carter answered
39 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Discuss options : Topical Cocaine was used initially (halstead), and was eventually replace by lidocaine. The other options include sedation or anesthesia. If you have had reactions before, your dentist should consult an anesthesiologist for other options.
Answered on Jun 24, 2014
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