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Citanest HCl Plain Side Effects

Generic Name: prilocaine

Note: This document contains side effect information about prilocaine. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Citanest HCl Plain.

Applies to prilocaine: parenteral injection

Side effects include:

Adverse CNS and cardiovascular effects, swelling and persistent paresthesia of the lips and oral tissues, persistent neurologic deficit. (See CNS Effects and also Cardiovascular Effects, under Cautions.)

Some side effects of Citanest HCl Plain may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.

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