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I was wondering what are the side effects of lidocaine with epinephrine as dental anaesthetic?

I was wondering what are the side effects of lidocaine with epinephrine as dental anaesthetic?

Side effects: Potentially serious: feeling anxious, shaky, dizzy, restless, or depressed; drowsiness, vomiting, ringing in your ears, blurred vision; confusion, twitching, seizure (convulsions); fast heart rate, rapid breathing, feeling hot or cold; weak or shallow breathing, slow heart rate, weak pulse; or feeling like you might pass out. Less serious mild bruising, swelling numbness mild dizziness and nausea. ...Read more

Dr. Hamid Sajjadi
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What are some possible side effects from the injection of epinephrine?

What are some possible side effects from the injection of epinephrine?

Hyper-alert sx: The Epinephrine will be metabolized rather quickly by the liver/renal drug metabolism system, then rendering it ineffective. However, the side effects may last longer, such as rapid pulse, feeling of palpitations, headache, increased blood pressure. ... But generally we are talking minutes. ...Read more

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How long can the side effects of epinephrine last?

Minutes to hours: The Epinephrine will be metabolized rather quickly by the liver/renal drug metabolism system, then rendering it ineffective. However, the side effects may last longer, such as rapid pulse, feeling of palpitations, headache, increased blood pressure. ... But generally we are talking minutes. ...Read more

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Can novacaine cause a heart attack? What are the side effects of epinephrine?

Can novacaine cause a heart attack? What are the side effects of epinephrine?

Novacaine heart att: Novacaine can cause heart problems if it is overdosed. Will decrease the absorption of the novacaine into your blood, but it to can cause heart problems when injected directly into the blood stream.

A heart attack happens when the oxygen consumption in the heart exceeds the blood supply to a section of heart. This is more likely to happen whith an unintended bloodstream injection of epinephrine. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of novocaine epinephrine?

What are the side effects of novocaine epinephrine?

Long list: Most common would be rapid heart rate, dizziness, nervousness, tremor, burning at injection site. ...Read more

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Pen epinephrine side effects?

Pen epinephrine side effects?

C priors...: When used properly, like when have an anaphylaxis (acute allergy reaction) to something very allergic to (bee sting, peanuts, shellfish.), it will reverse the potentially fatal effects of the reaction --severe bronchospasm of lung causes tight breathing, swelling of the throat (preventing air from getting into lungs), . ..Then it should not have any side effects. Perhaps some sense of palpitation.. ...Read more

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I have reactions to epinephrine in dental anesthesia. I am going to get 2 teeth pulled next week. What are the chances of having a life threatening side effect?

Epinephrine: How old are you? Epinephrine is adrenaline. Everyone has a "reaction" to epinephrine. Its natural. What was your reaction? If it was an increase in heart rate, its normal. If its something else, it may be related to the lidocaine, not the epinephrine. You get a response as informative as the information you provide us. ...Read more

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I'm allergic to lidocaine & epinephrine used for dental & dermatology procedures & need to know what local anesthesia is ok for sensitive persons.?

I'm allergic to lidocaine & epinephrine used for dental & dermatology procedures & need to know what local anesthesia is ok for sensitive persons.?

It is rare to be: Allergic to lidocaine, usually it is the epinephrine that causes the reaction. But for small dermatology procedures you can actually request saline injections, where the tension fluid that allows numbing. ...Read more

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Is epinephrine in dental anaesthesia enough to cause ventricular fibrillation? No heart issues just PACS and PVCs a few times per day. Had echo normal

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epinephrine could possibly make your irritable heart more irritable and lead to various, even G-d forbid fatal arrythmias. Would avoid epinephrine. If needed only in a medical facility with ability to treat cardiac emergencies. ...Read more

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Can using 0.3ml lidocaine with 1:100, 000 epinephrine during dental work interacts with bystolic, (nebivolol) benicar/hct or isosorbide mononitrate medicine.?

Can using 0.3ml lidocaine with 1:100, 000 epinephrine during dental work interacts with bystolic, (nebivolol) benicar/hct or isosorbide mononitrate medicine.?

Probably not: Although Lidocaine is a vasodilator, there is no clinical evidence of any drug interactions or special precautions needed. However, if during the injection, some of the anesthetic were to be introduced directly into a blood vessel, the Epinephrine could cause a minor and short acting increase in heart rate. ...Read more

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Hello Dr Druz, on February 24, I had a dental visit. The dentist injected 4 needles if lidocaine and epinephrine. Withing 1 minute I started experiencing tremors, hot flashes, cold hands and feet, fatigue. 911 was called, I was then taken to the hospital

Be careful: You most probably had a reaction to the epinephrine or it was injected into a blood vessel. In any event make sure you tell anyone working on you and they want to give you an anesthetic injection tell them what happened and insist they use a different anesthetic besides lidocaine with epinephrine. There are plenty other choices ...Read more

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Tightness in chest & throat/rapid heart after dental freezing and eye dilation drops. Possible allergy/to what? Dentist said reaction to epinephrine?

Tightness in chest & throat/rapid heart after dental freezing and eye dilation drops. Possible allergy/to what? Dentist said reaction to epinephrine?

Injection Anxiety: Patients receiving dental infiltration anesthesia generally experience anxiety related to the injection. It may feel like your heart is racing, profuse perspiration, pressure, or tightening in your chest; pain in your arms, neck, chest, jaw. Not uncommon. ...Read more

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Does an epinepherine endometrial adrenaline injection side effects last? And for how long? I had a biopsy today and they injected me inside my cervix.

Does an epinepherine endometrial adrenaline injection side effects last? And for how long? I had a biopsy today and they injected me inside my cervix.

Not likely: It sounds like they injected some Lidocaine with Epinephrine in your cervix today for a biopsy/colposcopy? Those medications they infected have a super short 1/2 life, meaning they don't stay in your system for very long at all. Definitely all gone by the time you wrote this question. No lasting side effects. Hope biopsy comes back normal! ...Read more

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Never ever had side effects from dental anaesthetic injections b4. But last 2 times, they made me feel horrible! Shaky & spaced out?? Totally new 2 me

Never ever had side effects from dental anaesthetic injections b4. But last 2 times, they made me feel horrible! Shaky & spaced out?? Totally new 2 me

Epinephrine: Could be an reaction to the epinephrine in the local anesthesia, which can promote increased heart beat, etc. May also possibly be stress or anxiety from the appointment. Ask questions and consider having a non-epinephrine based local anesthetic. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of having a sex or adrenaline addiction?

What are the side effects of having a sex or adrenaline addiction?

Stress: Too much of anything is stressful to your system and can cause adverse symptoms related to imbalances in your autonomic nervous system, immune system and hormonal system. The cliche "everything in moderation" holds true. ...Read more

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Prescribed inderal (propranolol) for anxiety related pvc's/adrenaline rushes/panic. Scared the inderal (propranolol) will harm my heart after researching side effects online. Help.

Prescribed inderal (propranolol) for anxiety related pvc's/adrenaline rushes/panic. Scared the inderal (propranolol) will harm my heart after researching side effects online. Help.

Side effects: Pleased to see that you actively learn about your prescribed medications. If it has not happened already, these concerns are worth a conversation with your provider to clarify why this medication was selected for you, how potential risks and side effects are monitored, and what is the risk to you based on your health history. Overall inderal (propranolol) has a low risk of cardiovascular complications. ...Read more

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If you have the money are dental implants good for people who have baby teeth that won't change to adult and crooked teeth and are their side effects?

If you have the money are dental implants good for people who have baby teeth that won't change to adult and crooked teeth and are their side effects?

Diagnosis is key!: See your dentist for initial consultation, x-rays and diagnosis. Without the diagnosis is typically a guessing game. ...Read more

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How can I lessen the side effects of tea on my teeth?

How can I lessen the side effects of tea on my teeth?

Straw: Use a straw, drink lighter teas light herbal or fruit, don't sweeten as much, don't use lemons. ...Read more

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What is scaling of teeth? Is it 100% effective? What are the side effects of it?

Above the gumline: Scaling is the removal of all foreign matter/ collection on the teeth that is above the gumline, & smoothing/polishing of the teeth. ...Read more

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Does teeth whitening have any side effects?

Does teeth whitening have any side effects?

Yes for some people: Yes...Some people get sensitivity to cold and or sore gums. ...Read more

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Are there side effects of bleaching teeth?

Are there side effects of bleaching teeth?

Usually none.: Sometimes there might be some sensitivity in the teeth to temperature changes, but this will diminish in a short amount of time (usually a few days.)

whitening teeth will not cause damage to the enamel. ...Read more

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Are there any side-effects of whitening your teeth with baking powder?

Are there any side-effects of whitening your teeth with baking powder?

Doesn't really: Baking powder by itself doesn't really whiten teeth. It is a mild abrasive which sort of scrubs off stains or "sands" them off. This only works on the surface if teeth but doesn't get in any cracks or imperfections if your brush can't get in them. Best to just use a bleaching product that you get from your dentist or from a drug store if you can't afford the dentist's. ...Read more

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Are there any side effects of baking soda when using it for your teeth?

Yes, it is abrasive: Baking soda is a natural tooth whitener, but is very abrasive. With repeated use over time it could weaken the enamel. Please consult with your local dentist. ...Read more

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I have rotten teeth below the gum, what are the health risks or side effects? At this time of my life they do not hurt or bother me.

I have rotten teeth below the gum, what are the health risks or side effects? At this time of my life they do not hurt or bother me.

Serious infections: Not hurting is not a sign of health. High blood pressure does not hurt, however it can be lethal. The same is true for rotten teeth below the gums. These infected teeth can lead to blood infections, brain infections, and even death. Please visit your local dentist for a thorough examination & consult. Take care... ...Read more

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What are the side effects of having laser bleached teeth?

What are the side effects of having laser bleached teeth?

Sensitivity: Possible short term tooth sensitivity to temperature. Possible gum irritation. ...Read more

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Do all the immunosuppressants give you teeth and gums side effects?

Do all the immunosuppressants give you teeth and gums side effects?

Yes.: Immunosuppressant drugs shut down the immune system such that the body has a harder time warding off infection. The teeth and gums can be afftected by an increase in cavities and dry, red gum tissues. Easily treated by a dentist with Fluoride treatments and saliva substitutes. ...Read more

Dr. Mohammad Shahzad
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