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Most common adverse reactions are conjunctival hyperemia, corneal epithelial changes, headache, and burning upon instillation.
Read the Akten (lidocaine hydrochloride ophthalmic gel) Side Effects Center for a complete guide to possible side effects
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Last reviewed on RxList: 11/4/2008
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