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How do you get rid of the numbness feeling from a novocain (procaine) shot?

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Dr. James Beck
Dentistry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Wait

The numbness from an anesthetic injection should go away on its own within 2 to 8 hours.
If the numbness doesn't go away, see your doctor.

In brief: Wait

The numbness from an anesthetic injection should go away on its own within 2 to 8 hours.
If the numbness doesn't go away, see your doctor.
Dr. James Beck
Dr. James Beck
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Dr. David Laha
Podiatry

In brief: Not much you can do

Length of anesthesia can vary depending on a variety of factors usually 1-2 hours.
May be prolonged if used with other meds. Dr l.

In brief: Not much you can do

Length of anesthesia can vary depending on a variety of factors usually 1-2 hours.
May be prolonged if used with other meds. Dr l.
Dr. David Laha
Dr. David Laha
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