Xylox 2% Injection

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Themis Medicare Ltd

Composition for Xylox 2% Injection

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Primarily used for

Local anesthesia (Numb tissues in a specific area), Arrhythmias
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30 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Xylox Injection

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Uses of Xylox Injection

Xylox 2% Injection is used for local anesthesia and arrhythmias.
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Side effects of Xylox Injection

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Hormone imbalance, Allergic reaction, Slow growth in children and teenagers, Rash, Itching, Urticaria.

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How to use Xylox Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Xylox Injection works

Xylox 2% injection works by blocking pain signals from the nerves to brain which decreases the sensation of pain.

In Depth Information on Xylox Injection

Expert advice for Xylox Injection

  • Do not use more quantity of lidocaine than recommended as this may culminate into excessive absorption of drug causing serious side effects, such as fits.
  • Do not use this medicine in case of open wounds or damaged areas (especially in mouth) as this may result into excessive absorption of active ingredient.
  • Do not give this medicine to children under the age of 12 years.
  • Do not apply more frequently than every 3 hours.
  • Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking, have recently taken, or might take any other medicines.
  • Consult your doctor before taking lignocaine if you are pregnant or lactating.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Xylox 2% Injection
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Xylox 2% Injection is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Xylox 2% Injection is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Xylox 2% Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Xylox 2% Injection should be used with caution in patients w
ith severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Xylox 2% Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Xylox 2% Injection should be used with caution in patients w
ith liver disease. Dose adjustment of Xylox 2% Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Manoprolol 40mg Tablet, Eurythmic 150mg Injection, Gardenal 30mg Tablet
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Xylox 2% Injection

Frequently asked questions for Lidocaine

Q. Are lidocaine, lignocaine, and xylocaine the same things?
Yes. These are all the other names for an amide type local anesthetic, lidocaine. Lidocaine acts by stopping the sensation of pain by acting on peripheral nerves in the body. It is generally available as topical gel formulation however injections are also available
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 topically or by an injection. 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 for usage when applied topically as instructed by a doctor. Lidocaine in injectable formulation must not be self-medicated. Always follow the doctor's advice regarding its use
Q. Is lidocaine a controlled substance / addictive?
No. Lidocaine is not controlled substance or addictive
Q. Is lidocaine available over the counter?
No. It is categorized as schedule H drug in India and it is available only by prescription given by your docto
Q. Is Lox (lidocaine) safe to eat?
No. Lidocaine should never be taken by mouth
Q. Does lignocaine cause swelling/ drowsiness/ makes you high/ weight gain/ kill sperm?
Lignocaine is not known to cause swelling/ drowsiness/ makes you high/ weight gain/ kill sperm. However, if you experience such side effects consult your doctor
Q. Can I take Advil/ ibuprofen/paracetamol/ Tylenol/ Vicodin/ Nyquil with lidocaine?
Lignocaine can be taken with above mentioned drugs. Consult your doctor regarding its use.
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