anesthetics


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anesthetics

Used to reduce or numb sensation, and promote painless sleep.
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But then it was brilliantly new and surprising; it seemed to be the last word that could be said for the truth in fiction; and it had a spell that held us like an anesthetic above the ache of parting, and the anxiety for the years that must pass, with all their redoubled chances, before our home circle could be made whole again.
No anesthetic had been administered and the shrieks and groans of the tortured man were terrible to hear.
By bedtime, with the assistance of Scotch whiskey, he was full--not violently nor uproariously full, nor stupefied, but merely well under the influence of a pleasant and mild anesthetic.
5 times >that of lidocaine) and only surpassed by ultra-long acting anesthetics such as ropivacaine and bupivacaine.
Local anesthetics are widely utilizedin the practice of dermatological surgery for achieving cutaneous anesthesia with minimal side effects.
The documented drug classes now successfully reversed by Intralipid therapy include antiarrhythmics, anticonvulsants, antidepressants, antipsychotics, benzodiazepines, calcium channel blockers, diuretics, local anesthetics, and the benzodiazepine-agonist insomnia drugs.
Crustaceans, however, respond differently to certain commonly used anesthetics possibly because their postsynaptic receptor sites do not respond to commonly used drugs (Ross & Ross 2008).
To minimize patients' discomfort, dentists use anesthetics that block the pain, which are administered using needles.
To minimize patients discomfort, dentists use anesthetics that block the pain, which are administered using needles.
Investigators have shown that warming anesthetic fluid reduces pain upon injection of both nonbuffered and buffered local anesthetics (Ann Emerg Med.
Patients - and even many doctors - think anesthetics do not have long-term consequences.