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lidocaine hydrochloride 5% and 7.5% Dextrose (FOR SPINAL ANESTHESIA) Contraindications

CONTRAINDICATIONS

Lidocaine is contraindicated in patients with a known history of hypersensitivity to local anesthetics of the amide type.

The following conditions preclude the use of spinal anesthesia:

  1. Severe hemorrhage, shock or heart block
  2. Local infection at the site of proposed puncture
  3. Septicemia
  4. Known sensitivity to the local anesthetic agent.
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