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Mericaine Side Effects

Generic Name: procaine

Note: This page contains information about the side effects of procaine. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name Mericaine.

Applies to procaine: parenteral injection

Side effects include:

Adverse CNS and cardiovascular effects, underventilation, apnea. (See CNS Effects and also Cardiovascular Effects, under Cautions.)

Spinal anesthesia: Possible postspinal headache, meningismus, arachnoiditis, palsies, spinal nerve paralysis, hypotension, respiratory impairment or paralysis, nausea, vomiting.

Not all side effects for Mericaine may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.

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