Using Lidoderm Safely
Important Information for Your Healthcare ProviderYou should talk with your healthcare provider prior to using Lidoderm if you have:
- Liver disease or liver failure
- Any allergies, including allergies to medications, foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Lidoderm and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Lidoderm and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medicines you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medications, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Lidoderm Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not use the drug.)
Overdose InformationA large overdose with this medication could be quite dangerous. Serious effects are most likely to occur when an overdose of this medication is ingested by mouth, rather than applied to the skin.
(Click Lidoderm Overdose for more information.)