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- What is lidocaine injection?
- Is lidocaine injection available as a generic drug?
- Do I need a prescription for lidocaine injection?
- Why is lidocaine injection prescribed to patients?
- What are the side effects of lidocaine injection?
- What is the dosage for lidocaine injection?
- Which drugs or supplements interact with lidocaine injection?
- Is lidocaine injection safe to use during pregnancy or while breastfeeding?
- What else should I know about lidocaine injection?
Do I need a prescription for lidocaine injection?
Why is lidocaine injection prescribed to patients?
Lidocaine is prescribed for local or regional anesthesia (loss of sensation) during surgical procedures as well as for control of ventricular arrhythmias associated with heart attack or cardiac surgery.
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