benzocaine


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ben·zo·caine

 (bĕn′zə-kān′)
n.
A white, odorless, tasteless crystalline ester, C9H11NO2, used as a local anesthetic.

benzocaine

(ˈbɛnzəʊˌkeɪn)
n
(Pharmacology) a white crystalline ester used as a local anaesthetic; ethyl para-aminobenzoate. Formula: C9H11NO2
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Noun1.benzocaine - a white crystalline ester used as a local anesthetic
local anaesthetic, local anesthetic, topical anaesthetic, topical anesthetic, local - anesthetic that numbs a particular area of the body
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The tablets, which dissolve quickly in the mouth, do not contain numbing benzocaine and are free of artificial flavors, dyes and parabens.
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As regards anesthesia, the dilution of buffered anesthetic agents like tricaine ethanesulfonate or MS222 and benzocaine hydrochloride directly into the water is generally recommended (CONCEA, 2013a).
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