prilocaine


prilocaine
pril·o·caine 'pril-ə-.kān n a local anesthetic related to lidocaine and used in the form of its hydrochloride C13H20N2O·HCl as a nerve block for pain esp. in surgery and dentistry

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n.
a local anaesthetic used particularly in ear, nose, and throat surgery and in dentistry. It is applied in a solution to mucous membranes or injected; high doses of the drug may cause methaemoglobinaemia and cyanosis. Prilocaine is also a constituent of EMLA cream. Trade name: Citanest.

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pril·o·caine (prilґo-kān) a local anesthetic used topically, together with lidocaine, to provide dermal analgesia.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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