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Biocaine 2% Injection (Lidocaine)

Active Ingredient

Lidocaine

Indication

Local Anaesthesia

Manufacturer

Biochem Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Packaging

30 ml in 1 Vial

Strength

Lidocaine (2%)

Delivery Time

6 To 15 Days

Biocaine 2% Injection (Lidocaine)

Pack Size Price: Quantity Add To Cart
3 injection $9.00
6 injection $17.00
9 injection $24.00
12 injection $29.00

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Description

What is  Biocaine 2% Injection?

Biocaine 2 % Injection contains Lidocaine that is used to numb a specific area of your body to reduce pain and discomfort caused by surgical procedures such as needle punctures, insertion of a catheter or breathing tube, dental procedures, etc. This medicine blocks the pain signals from the nerves to your brain, thus it helps in painless procedures.

Biocaine 2 % Injection rarely shows any side effects. However, you may experience injection site pain, redness, or swelling. Avoid receiving this medicine if you are allergic to it.

It may make your reflexes slow or cause drowsiness sometimes. Do not indulge in any work that requires mental focus as you may feel dizzy after receiving this medicine. Avoid alcohol consumption as it may increase the risk of dizziness or sleepiness.

Uses of Biocaine 2 % Injection

Biocaine 2 % Injection is used to numb a specific area of the body to reduce pain and discomfort caused by surgical or other invasive medical procedures such as needle punctures, insertion of a catheter or breathing tube, dental procedure, etc.

Dosage

Missed Dose

Since this medicine is usually given by a qualified healthcare professional in the clinical/hospital setting, the likelihood of a missed dose is very low.

Overdose

Since this medicine is given in the hospital setting by a qualified healthcare professional, the likelihood of an overdose is very less. However, emergency medical treatment will be initiated by your doctor if an overdose is suspected.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Biocaine 2 % Injection

  • Flushing or redness of skin
  •  Injection site bruising and red coloration
  • Dizziness and fainting
  • Cracked or scaly skin 
  • Allergic skin reaction
  • Difficulty in breathing
  • Joint pain and swelling
  • Blurred vision
  • Chills or cold sweats
  • Shaking and trembling of arms and feet
  • Unusual tiredness and weakness
  • Ringing or buzzing in the ears
  • Headache 

Interactions

  • All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
  • Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • This medicine should be used with caution if you have liver problems due to the increased risk of severe side effects. Close monitoring of liver function tests, appropriate dose adjustments, or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on your clinical condition.
  • This medicine should be used with extreme caution in individuals with cardiovascular diseases due to the increased risk of severe side effects.
  • Report any incidence of irregular heart rate and very low blood pressure to your doctor on priority.
  • Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on your clinical condition.

Warnings and precautions

  • Lidocaine is generally safe to use in pregnant women. However, your doctor will give this medicine if the benefits outweigh the risk.
  • Biocaine 2 % Injection passes into the breastmilk in small amounts and may cause allergy to the infant. Close monitoring should be done for the infant while breastfeeding.
  • This medicine may interact with many other medicines and may cause severe side effects. Hence, it is advise that you inform your doctor about all your current medicines including any herbs and supplements before beginning treatment with this medicine.
  • The use of this medicine may cause malignant hyperthermia (a condition characterized by a rapid rise in body temperature and severe muscle pain). Therapy should be discontinue at the first instance of this condition. Appropriate corrective measures and replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on your clinical condition.

FAQ’s

Q. How long does it take for this medicine to take effect?

A. Biocaine 2 % Injection start showing its effect within 2-3 minutes of taking it.

Q. How long do the effects of this medicine last?

A. The duration for which Biocaine 2 % Injection remains effective in your body is up to 90 minutes.

Q. Is it safe to consume alcohol while taking this medicine?

A. Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Q. Can this medicine be take during pregnancy?

A. Biocaine 2 % Injection is generally safe to use in pregnant women. However, your doctor will give this medicine if the benefits outweigh the risk.

Q. Can this medicine be take while breast-feeding?

A. Biocaine 2 % Injection passes into the breastmilk in small amounts and may cause allergy to the infant. Close monitoring should be done for the infant while breastfeeding.