WHAT IS XYLOCAINE 2% JELLY ?
Lidocaine gel is an anesthetic. It works by preventing nerves from sending painful impulses to the brain.
WHAT ARE THE USES OF XYLOCAINE 2% JELLY ?
Lidocaine gel is used for relieving pain and itching caused by anal or rectal problems.
WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE SIDE-EFFECTS OF XYLOCAINE 2% JELLY ?
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue; unusual hoarseness); blurred vision; chest pain; dizziness; drowsiness; irregular heartbeat; new or worsening irritation or pain; rectal bleeding; severe or persistent redness or swelling; trembling.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
WHAT IS THE IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION OF XYLOCAINE 2% JELLY ?
- Lidocaine gel is for external use only. Do not get it in your eyes, ears, nose, or mouth.
- Do NOT use more than the recommended dose, over large areas, or for longer than recommended without checking with your doctor.
- Talk with your doctor before you use any other medicines or products in the anal or rectal area.
- PREGNANCY and BREAST-FEEDING: You will need to discuss the benefits and risks of using lidocaine gel while you are pregnant. If you are or will be breast-feeding while you use lidocaine gel, check with your doctor.