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Hypersensitive reactions to local dental anesthetics and patient information: critical review of a drug leaflet

Authors Simonet D

Published 27 September 2011 Volume 2011:4 Pages 35—40

DOI https://doi.org/10.2147/LRA.S16479

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Daniel Simonet
School of Business and Management, American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

Abstract: This paper discusses the case of a patient who experienced adverse reactions to a local anesthetic. It reviews symptoms of adverse reactions, possible causes, patient management, and alternative anesthesia modes. The second part of the paper discusses the product leaflet information and the associated legal issues.

Keywords: hypersensitive reactions, local dental anesthetics, patient information

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