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Xicaine Information

Xicaine is a prescription drug, available for use as Injection. It is primarily used for the treatment of Local Anesthesia, Allergy, Heart Failure. Secondary and off-label uses of Xicaine have also been mentioned below.

The optimal dosage of Xicaine is largely dependent on the individual's body weight, medical history, gender and age. Dosage also depends on the route of administration and your chief complaint for which the drug is prescribed. This information has been provided in detail in the dosage section.

The side effects typically associated with Xicaine include Skin redness. Apart from the aforementioned side effects, Xicaine can also lead to other problems, which have been listed below. Normally, these side effects of Xicaine are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. Consult your doctor if these side effects become worse or stay for a longer duration.

In addition, Xicaine's effect is Moderate during pregnancy and Severe for lactating mothers. Further, the section on Xicaine related warnings talks about Xicaine's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

Xicaine can cause adverse effects in certain medical conditions. It is strongly recommended to avoid Xicaine in conditions like Heart Failure, Liver Disease, Heart Disease. Some other conditions that can be affected by Xicaine are listed in the contraindications section below.

Drug reaction of Xicaine with other medicines has been reported. See below for a complete list.

In addition to these precautions, you may also note that Xicaine is not safe while driving, and is is not addictive in nature.



Xicaine Benefits & Uses

Xicaine is used to treat the following -

Other Benefits

Xicaine Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage

Xicaine Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Xicaine safe for pregnant women?


    Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from Xicaine. It is best to stop taking Xicaine immediately and inform your doctor if you notice any discomfort.

  • Is the use of Xicaine safe during breastfeeding?


    Women who are breastfeeding may experience severe harmful effects after taking Xicaine. It should only be taken after medical advice.

  • What is the effect of Xicaine on the Kidneys?


    Xicaine does not damage the kidneys.

  • What is the effect of Xicaine on the Liver?


    Xicaine does not damage the liver.

  • What is the effect of Xicaine on the Heart?


    Side effects of Xicaine rarely affect the heart.



Severe Interaction of Xicaine with Other Drugs

Xicaine should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Severe

Moderate



Xicaine Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Xicaine unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Xicaine

  • Is this Xicaine habit forming or addictive?


    Forming a habit of Xicaine has not been reported.

Xicaine Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Xicaine


    Taking Xicaine with food is safe.

  • Interaction between Alcohol and Xicaine


    It is difficult to say anything about the effect of Xicaine and alcohol. No research has been done on this yet.



Frequently asked Questions about Xicaine

Question about 5 years ago

Is Xicaine safe to use?

Dr. Mayank Yadav MBBS , General Physician

Xicaine is a local anesthetic which is used to cause numbness and block pain. It is safe as long as one uses it under the medical supervision, however, if misused or overused, it can cause serious side effects such as seizure, slow breathing, severe burning, and irritation. Therefore, one must follow the instructions of a doctor completely while using Xicaine.

Question about 5 years ago

How to use Xicaine?

Dr. Braj Bhushan Ojha BAMS , Gastroenterology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Ayurveda, Sexology, Diabetology

Xicaine is available as a topical solution, gel, patch, spray, and injection. It is a prescription drug, hence, one must not use it on his/her own. It should be taken under medical supervision only. It should be stored away from the reach of children and pets.

Question almost 5 years ago

Is Xicaine used topically in mouth?

Dr. Mayank Yadav MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Xicaine is used topically for producing an anesthetic effect (Prevent pain) on the irritated or inflamed mucous membranes of mouth and pharynx. It is also used for minimizing gagging during X-ray procedure and dental impressions.

Question about 5 years ago

How does Xicaine work?

Dr. Mayank Yadav MBBS , General Physician

Xicaine is a local anesthetic agent which prevent the sensation of pain. It works by inhibiting the pain signal from the nerves to the brain lead to decrease pain sensation and discomfort arising due to skin irritation, sunburn or other medical conditions.

Question almost 5 years ago

Is Xicaine used anally (Rectally)?

Dr. Braj Bhushan Ojha BAMS , Gastroenterology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Ayurveda, Sexology, Diabetology

Yes, Xicaine is used anally for alleviating discomfort due to anal fissures and hemorrhoids. An anal fissure is a minor tear or cuts near the delicate skin of anus which could result from a trauma or an injury. Anal fissures can be prevented or managed by taking adequate time in passing the bowel, by not putting much strain while passing the bowels, by cleaning the anal area gently and by keeping the anal area dry. Hemorrhoids, on the other hand, are the swollen veins in the anus and rectum region. These can develop from chronic constipation, aging, genetics, pregnancy, etc. These can be prevented and managed by eating a lot of fiber, getting some exercise, not spending a lot of time in the bathroom, cleaning up gently, taking warm water bath, and so on. 



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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience


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Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA): Department of Health [Internet]. Governmet of Australia; Package leaflet information for the user; Adrenaline (epinephrine)*

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