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Procaine Side Effects
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.
It is possible that some side effects of procaine may not have been reported. These can be reported to the FDA here. Always consult a healthcare professional for medical advice.
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- Drug class: local injectable anesthetics
Other brands: Novocain
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