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food interaction for DENTAKIND L

alcohol interaction for DENTAKIND L

pregnancy interaction for DENTAKIND L

lactation interaction for DENTAKIND L

There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Lidocaine Topical(2% w/v)


Lidocaine topical is used for temporary relief of pain caused by recurrent mouth ulcers, denture irritation, anal or rectal problems. It is also used before minor surgeries as local anesthetic. 

How it works

Lidocaine belongs to a class of medications called as local anesthetics. It works by stopping the sensation of pain by acting on peripheral nerves in the body.

Common side effects

Abnormal sensation, Application site swelling, Skin redness
Tannic Acid(2% w/v)


Tannic acid is used for the treatment of cold sores, fever blisters, diaper rash and prickly heat, ingrown toenails, sore throat, sore tonsils, spongy or receding gums, and skin rashes etc. It can also be used as vaginal wash in case of white or yellow discharge. 

How it works

Tannic acid belongs to the class of medications called as astringents. It is a natural chemical called as polyphenol that has an astringent effect which leads to shrinking or constricting of swollen tissues.

Common side effects

Vomiting, Nausea, Stomach irritation
Zinc Chloride(1% w/v)


Corns, reversal of non-depolarising neuromuscular blockade, warts.

How it works


Common side effects


No substitutes found

Expert advice for DENTAKIND L

  • Avoid using higher quantity of lidocaine than recommended as this can cause serious side effects.
  • Do not apply lidocaine on open wounds or damaged areas (especially in mouth).
  • Consult your doctor before using lidocaine in children < 12 years age. 
  • Tell your doctor if you experience irritation or if any infection appears at the site of application.
  • Lidocaine is only meant to be applied on the affected area and should not be consumed orally or instilled into eyes.
  • In case of accidental direct contact with your eyes, wash your eyes with water immediately and seek medical attention if any irritation persists.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Do not use if you are allergic to lidocaine hydrochloride, tetracaine, any other local anesthetics or any of its ingredients. 
  • Do not use if you have porphyria (a rare blood pigment disorder that severely affects skin and other organs).

Frequently asked questions for DENTAKIND L

Lidocaine Topical

 Q. Are lidocaine, lignocaine, and xylocaine the same things?
Yes. These are all the other names local anesthetic, lidocaine. Lidocaine acts by stopping the sensation of pain by acting on peripheral nerves in the body. 
Q. Is lidocaine an opiate/ narcotic/ steroid drug/ omega 3/ nitrates/ cholesterol/ contain codeine/ sulpha?
No. Lidocaine (Lox) is an amide type local anesthetic used to relieve pain. It is not an opiate narcotic, steroid, omega 3, nitrates and cholesterol. It does not contain codeine or sulpha.
Q. Is lidocaine and Lox2 safe?
Lidocaine (also available as Lox2) is safe if used in prescribed dose for prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.

Q. Is lidocaine available over the counter?
No. It is available only by prescription given by your doctor.


Content on this page was last updated on 13 November, 2015, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)