bupivacaine


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bu·piv·a·caine

 (byo͞o-pĭv′ə-kān′)
n.
A potent, long-acting anesthetic, C18H28N2, used for regional anesthesia in its hydrochloride form.

[bu(tyl) + pi(peridine) + (no)vacaine (popular rendering of the trademark Novocain, influenced by cocaine).]

bupivacaine

(bjuːˈpɪvəkeɪn)
n
(Medicine) a local anaesthetic of long duration, used for nerve blocks
[C20: perhaps from bu(tyl) + pi(pecoloxylidide), the drug's chemical components + -vacaine, from (No)vocaine]
Translations
bupivacaïne
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To determine the effective dose 50% (ED50) and the effective dose 95% (ED95) of intrathecal bupivacaine associated with opioids in the cesarean section of morbidly obese patients.
They will be assigned to either TAP block with the liposomal bupivacaine solution or to traditional preincisional local anesthetic with bupivacaine alone.
sup][6],[11] However, to the best of our knowledge, few previous studies have determined the ideal dose of intrathecal bupivacaine when coadministered with sufentanil for cesarean delivery in severely preeclamptic parturients so far.
Two 100 ml intraperitoneal (IP) solutions and two 5 ml incision site solutions were distributed into four treatment groups which included; 1) saline IP with saline at the incision site, 2) saline IP with bupivacaine at the incision site, 3) DMG IP with bupivacaine at the incision site and 4) DMG IP and saline at the incision site.