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What are the side effects of Carbocaine?

Carbocaine (mepivacaine) can cause a long list of side effects, including strange skin sensations, chills, headaches, a metallic taste in your mouth and anxiety. An allergic reaction could produce symptoms such as a rapid heartbeat, chest pain, nausea or breathing problems. Your healthcare provider will be monitoring you closely for any side effects or allergic reactions.

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