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What should I avoid while using topical anesthetics?

Until you know how you will react to topical anesthetics, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery. Additionally, certain medications may increase your risk for complications associated with topical anesthetics. You may not be able to use topical anesthetics with certain foods, alcohol or tobacco. Before you begin using this or any other medication, speak with your doctor about the risk for interactions.

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