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Where can a person buy viscous lidocaine?

Where can a  person buy viscous lidocaine?

Prescription: This is i believe a prescription item. ...Read more

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Can you use viscous lidocaine for a teething baby?

Can you use viscous lidocaine for a teething baby?

Lidocaine: Viscose Lidocaine can be absorbed from the mouth directly. Can produce very dangerous effects. Babies depend on a high heart rates to pump the blood efficiently from the heart. Any slowing of the heart rate such as produced by Lidocaine can be very dangerous. The cumulative dose, if you repeat the application, is even more dangerous. ...Read more

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Will viscous lidocaine work on a canker sore?

Yes: Viscous Lidocaine is a topical and will help on any mucosal tissue. ...Read more

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Where can I buy viscous lidocaine?

Where can I buy viscous lidocaine?

Medical supply: Viscous Lidocaine is obtained from pharmacies or medical supply companies. I would be cautious of using lidocaine, which is a medication that has potential side effects and toxic effects if not used properly. Toxic levels of Lidocaine can cause seizures, heart arrhythmias, and even death. ...Read more

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Where can I buy viscous lidocaine?

Medical supply: Viscous Lidocaine is obtained from pharmacies or medical supply companies. I would be cautious of using lidocaine, which is a medication that has potential side effects and toxic effects if not used properly. Toxic levels of Lidocaine can cause seizures, heart arrhythmias, and even death. ...Read more

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Where can a person buy viscous lidocaine?

Prescription: This is i believe a prescription item. ...Read more

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I was wondering what are the detailed differences between lidocaine and viscous lidocaine?

Same drug: Viscous Lidocaine contains 2% Lidocaine whereas regular Lidocaine is supplied in various concentrations depending on useage. Viscous form is for intra oral anesthesia topically and contains methyl paraben and propyl paraben and sodium carboxymethylcelluloae to adjust the viscosity. ...Read more

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Can you use viscous lidocaine for a teething baby?

Lidocaine: Viscose Lidocaine can be absorbed from the mouth directly. Can produce very dangerous effects. Babies depend on a high heart rates to pump the blood efficiently from the heart. Any slowing of the heart rate such as produced by Lidocaine can be very dangerous. The cumulative dose, if you repeat the application, is even more dangerous. ...Read more

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Please let me know if there is a viscous lidocaine solution that is used for esophgeal spasms?

See your doctor: First make sure they are esophageal spasms and then get the medication from your doctor for that condition. Numbing your esophagus does not stop muscular spasm. ...Read more

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Will viscous lidocaine work on a canker sore?

Yes: Viscous Lidocaine is a topical and will help on any mucosal tissue. ...Read more

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Will viscous lidocaine help with a persistent throat problem?

Possibly: Lidocaine treats throat pain temporarily and may be safely used long-term, but it is more important to determine the underlying cause of throat pain. Possible causes range from benign (cryptic tonsillitis, allergy and associated postnatal drainage, acid reflux) to more concerning ones, e g cancer. It is important to get this evaluated by an ENT doctor. ...Read more

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Having blurry vision after gargling with 10 ml of viscous lidocaine 2%. Gargled and swallowed at 5pm and gargles and spit at 11pm. Toxicity?

Having blurry vision after gargling with 10 ml of viscous lidocaine 2%. Gargled and swallowed at 5pm and gargles and spit at 11pm. Toxicity?

Lidocaine anesthetic: induces systemic anesthesia & individual response (as with most Rx single molecule tools) varies considerably. The 6 hours of ingestion is far longer than needed for full absorption. Why taking viscous lidocaine in the first place, not a commonly used treatment strategy outside hospitals, & for good reasons. The main toxicity if largely reversible anesthetic (blocks nerve transmission) response. ...Read more

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Is it safe to gargle with viscous lidocaine 2% (10ml gargle) 5 days post-op after tonsillectomy? ENT did NOT prescribe..urgent care clinic did.

Is it safe to gargle with viscous lidocaine 2% (10ml gargle) 5 days post-op after tonsillectomy? ENT did NOT prescribe..urgent care clinic did.

Probably safe, but: I would follow up with your ENT so soon after having a procedure done if you are having problems. They should really be the ones to manage this. ...Read more

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Does lidocaine viscous work on skin?

Not very effective: Viscous Lidocaine does work on the skin, especially on the inner forearm and other areas where the epidermis is very thin but not very effective and it takes a fair amount of time. Other forms of topical local anesthetics are much more effective. ...Read more

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