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Unicain

Manufactured by: Unichem Laboratories Ltd

Contains / Salt: Lidocaine

Prescription Required

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Unicain

Manufactured by: Unichem Laboratories Ltd

Contains / Salt: Lidocaine

Prescription Required

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Unicain Information

Unicain Benefits & Uses

Unicain is used to treat the following -

Unicain Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Unicain

Lidocaine

Unicain Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Unicain is used -

  1. Skin redness
  2. Application Site Irritation
  3. Convulsion
  4. Confusion
  5. Drowsiness
  6. Paresthesia
  7. Depression Severe
  8. Nausea or vomiting
  9. Dizziness Mild
  10. Erythema
  11. Edema Moderate
  12. Flushing
  13. Bruising or discoloration
  14. Swelling

Unicain Related Warnings

Is the use of Unicain safe for pregnant women?

Unicain's side effects for pregnant women are very limited.

Mild

Is the use of Unicain safe during breastfeeding?

Side effects of Unicain on breastfeeding women are very mild.

Mild

What is the effect of Unicain on the Kidneys?

Unicain is rarely harmful for [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Unicain on the Liver?

Very few cases of side effects of Unicain on [Organ] have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Unicain on the Heart?

Very few cases of side effects of Unicain on [Organ] have been reported.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Unicain with Other Drugs

Unicain should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Unicain Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Unicain unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Heart Failure
  2. Atrial Fibrillation
  3. Atrial flutter
  4. Burns
  5. Eczema
  6. Liver Disease
  7. Burning Eyes

Frequently asked Questions about Unicain

Is this Unicain habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Unicain is addictive.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Unicain, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine. It can be dangerous, as Unicain can make you drowsy.

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Is it safe?

" Yes, Unicain it is safe but take it after seeking your doctor's advice."

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Unicain is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

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Unicain Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Unicain

Some foods when eaten with Unicain can alter the onset of actions. Discuss this with your doctor.

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Unicain

Due to lack of research, nothing can be said about side effects of consuming alcohol while taking Unicain.

Unknown

Unicain से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल about 1 year पहले

What is Unicain?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS, General Physician

Unicain is a brand name for lidocaine. It is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of medications called local anesthetic agent. Unicain is available in different dosage forms such as injection, gel, spray, patch, and solution. It is mainly used to reduce pain and discomfort caused by skin irritation and sunburn. Some form of Unicain is used to reduce pain and discomfort arises before certain surgery (small) and medical examination or procedure. The injectable form of Unicain is mainly used for the treatment of ventricular arrhythmias (irregular heartbeat).

सवाल 10 months पहले

Is Unicain used topically in mouth?

Dr. Mayank Yadav MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Unicain is used topically for producing an anesthetic effect (Prevent pain) on the irritated or inflamed mucous membranes of mouth and pharynx. It is also used for minimizing gagging during X-ray procedure and dental impressions.

सवाल 11 months पहले

Is Unicain safe for children?

Dr. Suhas Bhargav MBBS, General Physician

According to an FDA warning published in 2014, a 2% solution of Unicain should not be used in infants and young children (5 months to 3.5 years old), as too much application of Unicain or accidental swallowing may cause serious brain injury, seizures, and heart problems. Therefore, for treating teething pain, one must take the advice of their doctor and follow his recommendations completely.

सवाल 12 months पहले

Is Unicain safe to use?

Dr. Mayank Yadav MBBS, General Physician

Unicain is a local anesthetic which is used to cause numbness and block pain. It is safe as long as one uses it under the medical supervision, however, if misused or overused, it can cause serious side effects such as seizure, slow breathing, severe burning, and irritation. Therefore, one must follow the instructions of a doctor completely while using Unicain.

सवाल 12 months पहले

Is Unicain a narcotic?

Dr. Madhur Anand MBBS, MS, General Surgery

No, Unicain is not a narcotic. It is a local anesthetic agent which is used to cause numbness and block pain. Narcotics are the natural products like opium and its derivatives, heroin, coca leaf, and cannabis, synthetic drugs like pethidine, methadone, codeine, and morphine. These are also prescription drugs and must be taken cautiously as these can cause an addiction.

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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Xylocaine (lidocaine HCl)
  2. KD Tripathi. Essentials of Medical Pharmacology. Eighth Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2019
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. Davis’s Drug Guide For Nurses. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 771-775