Lidocaine-Prilocaine Cream Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Reaction At The Site Of Administration
  • A Skin Rash
  • Itching
  • Local Fluid Collection
  • Loss Of Skin Color
  • Widening Of Blood Vessels

RARE side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Toxic Effect On The Central Nervous System, Which Consists Of The Brain And Spinal Cord
  • Decreased Lung Function
  • Drowsiness
  • Headache
  • Low Blood Pressure
  • Methemoglobinemia, A Type Of Blood Disorder
  • Seizures
  • Slow Heartbeat

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