Dibucaine Side Effects
What should I watch for?
Tell your doctor or healthcare professional if your symptoms do not start to get better or if they get worse. See your doctor right away if you get signs of an infection where you use this medicine.
Do not get this medicine in your eyes. If you do, rinse out with plenty of cool tap water.
Do not apply this medicine to areas of skin that are infected, open or damaged. This may increase the amount of medicine that passes through your skin and increase the risk of serious side effects. Do not use more medicine than directed.
Be careful to avoid injury while the area is numb and you are not aware of pain.
Side Effects to watch for
Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
- allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
- bleeding where used
- rash and irritation where used
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
- numb where used
- stinging where used
What may interact with this drug?
Interactions are not expected. Do not use any other skin products on the same area of skin without asking your doctor or health care professional.