Septocaine Side Effects

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  1. link E001042
    Septocaine nauseated, vomiting, medication, dentist, jaw bone
    I went to the dentist to have three old fillings replaced, he administered a shot to each side of my lower jaw, telling me he was injecting it directly into the jaw bone itself instead of the nerve. I also experienced an enormous reaction, heart raci - 66% more...
    E001042- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Septocaine
  2. link Gp9086
    I went to the dentist not sure what he used for the shot it was a Pain free shot i thought i would be fine but became dizzy and disoriented passed out and heard the assistant say should i call 911. I felt bad he is a awesome dentist i was very happy - 70% more...
    Gp9086- over a year ago
  3. link Daviesbert
    my problems of feeling ill from fillings and root canal fillings
    could be problems with mercury fillings, or if he has had a root canal filling that has caused a infection in side the canal that no one can detect, this is what happened to me. i had a root canal filling done a week ago, came home next day started v - 83% more...
    Daviesbert- over a year ago - in Septocaine
  4. link Mmb8083
    Septocaine ulcer type, gum pain, septocaine injection, dental work, jolt
    I have had severe gum pain which is radiating in to my jaw from a septocaine injection I got 2 weeks ago for dental work. It felt as though I had received an electrical jolt or a hot poker when I got the shot. Have been in misery ever since. Still ha - 36% more...
    Mmb8083- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Septocaine
  5. link Yankee49
    Same thing. Suffered from both mandible and gum infections everytime dental work was done with these types of anethesias including Articaine. No one has been able to figure it out. Terrible ongoing dental problems as a result.
    Yankee49- over a year ago
  6. link Confusednsu
    Septocaine upper molar, general malaise, nasal passages, ampule, terrible taste
    I am a healthy female of 63 and have been diagnosed (by two dentists in the past) with facial innervation, which makes it difficult to numb me for dental work. 10 yrs ago I had a root canal and the lingering effects of the numbing drug and procedure - 92% more...
    Confusednsu- over a year ago - in Septocaine
  7. link Buttercup
    Septocaine sore stomach, arond, family dr, emergency 2, memory loss
    Just reading up on some experiences with freezing from the dentis, my son is 19 and had 4 visits to the dentist in the last 2 months to have some filling, not sure what freezing they used, still waiting to hear back from the dentist. My son has not f - 88% more...
    Buttercup- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Septocaine
  8. link Mrob
    Do you have an update on your sons condition? My mother in law recently has had a similar situation, 5 injections, not sure if septocaine or other, but she has considerable pain and confusion, memory loss... all similar to your son. any update would - 8% more...
    Mrob- over a year ago
  9. link Docaid
    You should look into the type of medication the dentist used on him before the procedure was performed. If it was Septocaine, than you should be concerned. Read up on the drug and do not allow the dentist to use it again on him. Its a very dangerous - 29% more...
    Docaid- over a year ago
  10. link Mbd050505
    Septocaine mandibular block, seizure medications, ativan, blood vessel, seizures
    Severe seizures which occurred repeatedly for nearly 8 hours following the injections of Septocaine. Office called 911 after waiting 30 minutes, EMT immediately recognized I was having major seizure, rushed to ER, many tests performed, many injection - 72% more...
    Mbd050505- over a year ago - in Septocaine
  11. link Tony8
    Septocaine grand mal seizure, petite mal seizure, general anesthetic, local anesthetic, gravel driveway
    I went to the dentist yesterday to have two small cavities filled on either side of my lower jaw, for which I was given injections of Septocaine. Everything went fine, I drove myself home, and while walking towards my house I had a grand mal seizure, - 73% more...
    Tony8- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Septocaine
  12. link Ruralex
    Septocaine should not be used if you've had a history of asthma or seizures in the past. Be sure to have your dentist enter this in your record. Take care.
    Ruralex- over a year ago
  13. link Moxa1
    Septocaine mandibular nerve block, taste sensations, nerve damage, fda approval, terrible taste
    10 months ago I was injected with Septocaine for a lower mandibular nerve block for a root canal in my lower jaw, right side. Since then I've had a terrible paresthesia of my tongue, right side, with burning pain, numbness and tingling, stiffness, an - 64% more...
    Moxa1- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Septocaine
  14. link Janesfl
    Moxa1- I also have lingual nerve injury. It is a terrible injury, with no cure, but there are some things you can try to help you be more comfortable. There is a discussion of various medications, treatments, vitamins, foods to avoid, etc... at http: - 31% more...
    Janesfl- over a year ago
  15. link Gman5166
    Septocaine novocaine, dangerous thing, perfect sense, crowns, bacteria
    I have had 5 septocaine injections over the past week for 2 crowns, 3 for all of the drilling last week and 2 yesterday. I felt VERY dizzy yesterday after the last 2 injections for the final fitting of my 2 new crowns. I did not tell the dentist. It - 74% more...
    Gman5166- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Septocaine
  16. link Docaid
    Be careful, Spetocaine causes permanent paresthesia (numbness) and dysethesia (persistent pain). You should look into it before you get anymore injections. That drug has recently been discovered as a very dangersous drug and more cases of parethesia - 6% more...
    Docaid- over a year ago
  17. link Hydebayside
    Septocaine upper tooth, electric blanket, heating pad, dinner time, nauseous
    I am a healthy 75 year old male. Last week I went to see a dentist about getting an upper tooth pulled. The injections thoroughly numbed my feelings and the extraction was painless. Afterwards I drove myself about 10 miles home, but was feeling dizzy - 66% more...
    Hydebayside- over a year ago - in Septocaine
  18. link Hnkrause
    Septocaine stomach pains, stomach pain, red eyes, cavity, 2pm
    My 6 yr old son had a cavity filled yesterday. The dentist used septocaine prior to the procedure. The procedure was at 1pm, by 2pm he looked like death. He was pale, red eyes, sweating, and complaining of stomach pain. He was also very"out of i - 61% more...
    Hnkrause- over a year ago - in Septocaine
  19. link Km40
    Septocaine xylocaine, endodontist, benadryl, root canal, numbness
    I went in for a root canal, after 2 shots of xylocaine, I got no numbness, so the endodontist gave me a shot of septocaine and my throat starting closing up. I couldn't swallow, my voice changed, so an ambulance came and took me to the hospital. Afte - 41% more...
    Km40- over a year ago - in Septocaine
  20. link Mandelkern
    Septocaine facial pain, root canal, diagnosis
    had #13 root canal, 2006 using septocaine 1:100,000 4%. diagnosis: permanent and chronic neuropathic facial pain to date.
    Mandelkern- over a year ago - in Septocaine
  21. link Tamy
    Tamy- over a year ago - in Septocaine
  22. link Anneliese
    Septocaine hair loss specialist, telogen effluvium, scalp hairs, visit to the dentist, hair appointment
    I am a healthy 58 yr old woman. On May 20 2008, I went to the dentist to have two small fillings done. At the time of the shot I experienced what felt as though I had received an electrical jolt because the shot hit my nerve. This jolt radiated down - 83% more...
    Anneliese- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Septocaine
  23. link Dentalassistant
    you are still an idiot, and although you go to the same dentist i am sure he just dreads seeing you. PS i dont clean plaque and hand out toothbrushes. i am a dental assistant, i work side by side with the dentist. as for being unhappy, no i have a gr - 7% more...
    Dentalassistant- over a year ago
  24. link Dentalassistant
    The side effects you are describing has absolutely nothing to do with Septocaine! I am a dental assistant, on a daily basis we use septocaine. we see on average 8 patients a day and have been using Septocaine for 5 years. No one has ever had any reac - 33% more...
    Dentalassistant- over a year ago
  25. link Nicebutt
    Septocaine neuropathic pain, dental work, fillings, medical professionals, teeth
    I had septocaine for 2 minor fillings in feb 2008. It took me until nov after seeing a number of dental and medical professionals to be diagnosed with trigeminal neuropathic pain in the V2 region. I'm still in a lot of pain with no relief in site. I - 38% more...
    Nicebutt- over a year ago - in Septocaine
  26. link Bstoughton08
    Septocaine carpules, root canal, ephedrine, nausea, ambulance
    Have had two bad experiences with this drug. Once about a year ago, and another this past Monday. Had four carpules in preparation for a root canal, almost immediately started feeling dizzy, nausea, sweating, etc. (similar to others in this post). Af - 50% more...
    Bstoughton08- over a year ago - in Septocaine
  27. link Blake520
    allergic reaction
    im 31 and found out 3 years ago that i am allergic to Tylenol by accident. 2 days ago i got a few septocaine shots at the dentist for a crown procedure. i broke out in the same "hive like" welts,like bee stings,all over my arms face and sca - 51% more...
    Blake520- over a year ago - in Septocaine