What is it?
Lidocaine hydrochloride is classified as an amide anesthetic and primarily used a local anesthetic.
How can I avoid it?
You should avoid contact with this substance. Avoidance requires reading labels, and package inserts. You should inform your health care provider about this allergy.
- Anesthetic (numbing agent, including injections as well as numbing creams such as EMLA® or ELA-Max)
- Antiarrhythmic agent
Other names for Lidocaine Hydrochloride:
- 2-(Diethylamino)-N-(2,6-dimethylphenyl) acetamide
- EMLA® cream
- Lidocaine HCl
- Lidocaine monohydrate monohydrochloride
Potential cross-reacting/co-reacting substances:
- Cinchocaine (Dibucaine)
- Other amide anesthetics