bupivacaine


bupivacaine
n.
a potent local anaesthetic, used mainly for regional nerve block. It is significantly longer acting than many other local anaesthetics. It has been used in childbirth, but may cause slowing of the baby's heart, with a risk of death.
Trade names:
Marcain.

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  • Bupivacaïne — Énantiomère R de la bupivacaïne (en haut) et S bupivacaïne (en bas) Général …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bupivacaine — Bupivacaïne Bupivacaïne Général Nom IUPAC (RS) 1 butyl N (2,6 dimethylphenyl) piperidine 2 carboxamide …   Wikipédia en Français

  • bupivacaine — /byooh piv euh kayn /, n. Pharm. a white, crystalline powder, C18H28N2O, used as a local anesthetic. [perh. BU(TYL) + pi(pecoloxylidide) its chemical components + vacaine, irreg. for (NO)VOCAINE; see PROCAINE] * * * …   Universalium

  • bupivacaine — noun A local anesthetic drug of the amino amide group …   Wiktionary

  • bupivacaine — A potent, long acting local anesthetic used in regional anesthesia, joint and trigger point injections. * * * bu·piv·a·caine byü piv ə .kān n a local anesthetic C18H28N2O that is like lidocaine in its action but is longer acting * * * …   Medical dictionary

  • bupivacaine — /byooh piv euh kayn /, n. Pharm. a white, crystalline powder, C18H28N2O, used as a local anesthetic. [perh. BU(TYL) + pi(pecoloxylidide) its chemical components + vacaine, irreg. for (NO)VOCAINE; see PROCAINE] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bupivacaine hydrochloride — БУПИВАКАИНА ГИДРОХЛОРИД ( Bupivacainе hydrochloride )*. 1 Бутил 2 ,6 диметилфенил 2 пиперидинкарбоксамида гидрохлорид. Синонимы: Маркаин, Саrbostesin, Duracain, Маrcain, Narcain, Sensorcain, Svedocain. По химической структуре близок к лидокаину.… …   Словарь медицинских препаратов

  • bupivacaine hydrochloride — bu·piv·a·caine hy·dro·chlo·ride (bu pivґə kān) [USP] a homologue of mepivacaine, chemically related to lidocaine, used as a local anesthetic for infiltration, peripheral nerve block, retrobulbar block, subarachnoid block, sympathetic… …   Medical dictionary

  • Бупивакаин (Bupivacaine) — сильнодействующий местный анестетик, применяемый в основном для проводниковой анестезии. Действует значительно дольше, чем большинство других местных анестетиков. Применяется при родах, однако может вызвать замедление частоты сердечных сокращений …   Медицинские термины


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