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Lidocaine / neomycin / polymyxin b topical Side Effects

Applies to lidocaine / neomycin / polymyxin b topical: cream, gel

Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome:

Numbness at application site.

Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur while taking lidocaine / neomycin / polymyxin b topical:

Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); skin irritation, pain, burning, cracking, redness, swelling, or peeling not present before using neomycin/polymyxin/lidocaine cream; worsening or recurrence of wound symptoms.

Not all side effects for lidocaine / neomycin / polymyxin b topical may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.

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