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I bough 99.9 pure lidocaine to use for a tattoo, but don't know how to mix it or what to mix it with.

I bough 99.9 pure lidocaine to use for a tattoo, but don't know how to mix it or what to mix it with.

Due to liabilities: Issues I can't specifically recommend any particular home compounding, but you're best bet may be to go to your local tattoo parlor to see if they have any recommendations for you. Again, I would encourage to you avoid mixing this "stuff" at home home. ...Read more

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Could you use lidocaine oral solution on bug bites?

No: Avoid using household chemicals on your skin. Over the counter products that help that are witch hazel the astringent , sarna lotion, and aveeno (oatmeal) bath oil when using a wash cloth in the shower. ...Read more

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Is it okay to use lidocaine on gums?

Is it okay to use lidocaine on gums?

Depends why: Lidocaine may be injected into the gums safely by your dentist for pain relief. If you are talking about using Lidocaine for teething pain in babies, the answer would be no. This would not be safe. Your pediatrician can recommend better remedies to help with teething pain. A cold teething ring often helps. If this doesn't answer your question, let us know! ...Read more

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When will you use lidocaine versus adenosine?

Cardiac arrhythmias?: I assume you're asking about cardiac arrhythmias? Lidocaine affects ventricular ectopy and has no effect on av conduction. It's was used for ventricular tachycardia and has largely been supplanted by amiodarone. Adenosine has no effect on the ventricles. It blocks av conduction. It's used to terminate supraventricular tachycardias. ...Read more

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Could you use lidocaine patches while your pregnant?

Yes: This medicine, like many others, belongs to class B ( 'probably safe') - meaning: animal studies failed to show risk, controlled human studies not available. Lidocaine is used during cesarean sections, for example. ...Read more

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Wondering if it's ok to use lidocaine spary as a local anesthesia for reducing the pain of the sex for the first time?

Dyspareunia : Ouch !: I don't know if you are female or male ? Generally speaking you can use Emla (lidocaine and prilocaine) cream ( needs prescription ) or Lidocaine spray, it should be ok... ...Read more