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My friend is allergic to benzocaine, does that mean she will be allergic to benzophenone or benzoate acid?

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Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: No

It is the caine your friend is allergic to, an allergist can skin test her and suggest different anesthetics she can tolerate.

In brief: No

It is the caine your friend is allergic to, an allergist can skin test her and suggest different anesthetics she can tolerate.
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
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