What is Lidocaine?
Lidocaine Cream is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Numb Tissue In A Specific Area, Ventricular Tachycardia, Cough and other conditions.
Lidocaine Cream contains Lidocaine Base as an active ingredient.
Lidocaine Cream works by blocking sodium channels and thus decreasing the rate of contractions of the heart.
Detailed information related to Lidocaine Cream’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Lidocaine Cream Uses
Lidocaine Cream is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
· Numb Tissue In A Specific Area
· Ventricular Tachycardia
Lidocaine Cream Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Lidocaine Cream improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
· Blocking sodium channels and thus decreasing the rate of contractions of the heart.
Lidocaine Cream – Composition and Active Ingredients
Lidocaine Cream is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
· Lidocaine Base
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Lidocaine Cream – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Lidocaine Cream. This is not a comprehensive list. These side effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side effects, especially if they do not go away.
· Shallow Breathing
· Difficulty In Breathing Or Swallowing
Lidocaine Cream – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
· Pregnant, planning to get pregnant or breastfeeding