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Aloe Vera/Aloe Barbadensis Derivatives, Collagen, Hyaluronic Acid (Streptococcus), Lidocaine Hydrochloride Topical gel
Generic Name: aloe vera/collagen/hyaluronic acid/lidocaine
What is this medicine?ALOE VERA, COLLAGEN, HYALURONIC ACID, LIDOCAINE (AL oh VER uh, KOL uh juhn, hahy uh loo ron ik AS id, LYE doe kane) is a wound care gel. It is used to moisturize, heal, prevent, and treat the pain of a wound.
This medicine may be used for other purposes; ask your health care provider or pharmacist if you have questions.
What should I tell my health care provider before I take this medicine?They need to know if you have any of these conditions:
- heart problems
- infected, open or damaged skin
- an unusual or allergic reaction to lidocaine, other medicines, foods, dyes, or preservatives
- pregnant or trying to get pregnant
How should I use this medicine?This medicine is for use on the skin. Follow the directions on the package or prescription label. Apply your medicine at regular intervals. Do not use it more often than directed. Do not stop using it except on your doctor's advice.
Talk to your pediatrician regarding the use of this medicine in children. Special care may be needed.
Overdosage: If you think you have taken too much of this medicine contact a poison control center or emergency room at once.
NOTE: This medicine is only for you. Do not share this medicine with others.
What if I miss a dose?If you miss a dose, use it as soon as you can. If it is almost time for your next dose, use only that dose. Do not use double or extra doses.
What may interact with this medicine?Interactions are not expected.
This list may not describe all possible interactions. Give your health care provider a list of all the medicines, herbs, non-prescription drugs, or dietary supplements you use. Also tell them if you smoke, drink alcohol, or use illegal drugs. Some items may interact with your medicine.
What should I watch for while using this medicine?Visit your doctor for regular check-ups. Tell your doctor or healthcare professional if your symptoms do not start to get better or if they get worse.
Be careful to avoid injury while the area is numb and you are not aware of pain.
What side effects may I notice from receiving this medicine?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
- breathing problems
- changes in vision
- chills, fever
- confused, excitable, nervous, restless
- dizzy, drowsy
- irregular heartbeat
- nausea, vomiting
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
- numb area
This list may not describe all possible side effects. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
Where should I keep my medicine?Keep out of reach of children.
Store at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F). Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date.
NOTE:This sheet is a summary. It may not cover all possible information. If you have questions about this medicine, talk to your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider.
Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.