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Doctor insights on: If Lidocaine Is Injected Into The Abdomen Of A Person Will It Help

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What will happen if a person is injected triamcinolone acetonide with xylocaine (lidocaine) even if they don't have any scar tissue problem?

What will happen if a person is injected triamcinolone acetonide with xylocaine (lidocaine) even if they don't have any scar tissue problem?

As far: The shot is indicated and the technique is correct, you should be safe. Sometimes the steroid could cause fat atrophy, specially if given too superficial. ...Read more

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What to do if I have lidocaine injected intravenously instead of just numbing tissue?

IV Lidocaine: Lidocaine, in low doses, is actually injected intravenously in certain clinical situations. Toxic levels of this medication would first cause neurologic symptoms and then cardiovascular sequelae. If small amounts are injected IV in the process of infiltrating tissue, it is unlikely that one would suffer any major complications. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about lidocaine injected intravenously instead of just numbing tissue?

IV vs subcutaneous : Lidocaine can be given by many routes: intravenous, into the surgical site (subcutaneous), next to nerves, etc. Iv Lidocaine is broken down very fast and it is not typically used for pain control. Subcutaneous helps more with pain, and has less systemic effects (such as numb lips that is associated with iv). ...Read more

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Could you inject lidocaine into your veins?

Yes but why?: Lidocaine is used by docs to treat heart rhythm problems. This is done by injection in a controlled manner. It can be toxic if too much or too strong. Discuss this with your doc if you have a burning desire to do this. ...Read more

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How much lidocaine should be injected for tooth pain?

How much lidocaine should be injected for tooth pain?

Enough to stop it: There is a maximum of any drug that should be used for a patient in a given time. The amount of 2% Lidocaine for instance is over 20-25 ml in a short time. Generally, to numb a tooth only 2-4 ml is needed. Different anesthetic drugs have different durations, effectiveness, and maximum doses. Your doctor will know which is right for each drug and keep within safe guidelines at all times. ...Read more

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Please answer! what would happen if lidocaine jelly was injected intraveneously?

Depends on dose: It would be hard to inject because of the consistency of the jelly. The Lidocaine would be absorbed and as long as it is below toxic doses should be ok. Not sure what the effects of the jelly carrier would be, but i assume it would be benign. ...Read more