tetracaine


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tet·ra·caine

 (tĕt′rə-kān′)
n.
A crystalline compound, C15H24N2O2, related to procaine and used in its hydrochloride form as a local anesthetic.

tetracaine

(ˈtɛtrəˌkeɪn)
n
(Chemistry) chem a chemical compound used as a local anaesthetic
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tetracaine - a crystalline compound used in the form of a hydrochloride as a local anesthetic
local anaesthetic, local anesthetic, topical anaesthetic, topical anesthetic, local - anesthetic that numbs a particular area of the body
Translations
tétracaïne
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1 mL of embutramide, mebezonium iodide, and tetracaine hypochloride (T-61 Euthanasia Solution.
reported that topical anesthesia of respiratory tract during endoscopy with tetracaine or lidocaine to avoid laryngospasm is very effective.
The surgery was accomplished by employing topical tetracaine and subconjunctival 2% lidocaine.
First, nasal sponges soaked in 2% tetracaine solution were placed in the nose for 3 to 5 minutes.
Does the use of topical lidocaine, epinephrine, and tetracaine solution provide sufficient anesthesia for laceration repair?
Topical compounded anesthesia including higher percentages of lidocaine and tetracaine can also be effective.
The three drugs in this class are lidocaine, proparacaine (Alcaine), and tetracaine (Altacaine, Tetravisc).
This product consists of a proprietary formulation of lidocaine and tetracaine that utilizes proprietary phase-changing topical cream Peel technology.
The upper airway anesthesia was administered by placing cotton wicks soaked with 1% tetracaine with 3cc vasoconstrictor (adrenaline 1:10,000) on both nostrils, 2% lidocaine spray on the base of the tongue (up to 5 cc) using the MADgic (LMA Inc, San Diego, CA, USA) spray and nebulized 4% lidocaine.