Active ingredients: articaine + adrenaline (epinephrine)
What it is used for
For local or regional anaesthesia for both simple and complex dental procedures in adult, adolescents and children 4 years of age and older. Septanest 1:100,000 is indicated only for dental procedures.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Dental.
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Do not Freeze
- Protect from Light
- Shelf lifetime is 18 Months.
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Clear aqueous solution in a Type 1 glass cartridge fitted with a rubber closure ("seal") and a rubber plunger.
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient articaine + adrenaline (epinephrine)
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
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