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Active ingredients: articaine + adrenaline (epinephrine)
What it is used for
4 percent Articadent DENTAL with Adrenaline 1:100,000 is indicated for local or regional anaesthesia for both simple and complex dental procedures in adults, adolescents and children 4 years of age and older. 4 percent Articadent DENTAL with Adrenaline 1:100,000 is indicated only for dental procedures.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Submucosal.
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Protect from Light
- Do not Freeze
- Shelf lifetime is 2 Years.
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, colourless solution
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
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