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Noun1.butacaine - a white crystalline ester that is applied to mucous membranes 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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Reddy, "Differential pulse adsorptive stripping voltammetric determination of benzocaine and butacaine with nafion modified glassy carbon electrode," Croatica Chemica Acta, vol.
Both 4% liposomal lidocaine and EMLA proved more effective than placebo, tetracaine gel, or butacaine gel in eliminating pain from laser test spots on the forearms of 10 adults, but pain scores were lowest with liposomal lidocaine in a 1999 study.