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Are there any risks in taking lidocaine and epinephrine?

Some side effects of lidocaine and epinephrine can be serious if not treated in a timely manner. Receiving lidocaine and epinephrine too often can also cause serious side effects. You should always follow the directions if administering or applying this medication yourself. Be aware that you can hurt yourself while under the numbing effects of lidocaine and epinephrine, and you are unable to feel pain.

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