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Active ingredients: lidocaine (lignocaine) + adrenaline (epinephrine)
What it is used for
XYLOCAINE solutions are indicated for the production of local or regional anaesthesia by the following techniques; infiltration, intravenous regional anaesthesia - excluding solutions with adrenaline, peripheral nerve block such as intercostal block, major plexus block such as brachial plexus block, epidural block, subarachnoid block
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Subcutaneous. This medicine is injected, usually with a short needle or pen-like device, into the fat just beneath the skin.
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Protect from Light
- Shelf lifetime is 18 Months.
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Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Clear, colourless solution
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
For side effects, taking other medicines and more
Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf) from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) website
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems