Definition of Dibucaine

1. Noun. A local anesthetic that is administered by injection.

Generic synonyms: Intravenous Anesthetic



Definition of Dibucaine

1. Noun. (organic compound) Cinchocaine. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Medical Definition of Dibucaine

1. A local anaesthetic of the amide type now generally used for surface anaesthesia. It is one of the most potent and toxic of the long-acting local anaesthetics and its parenteral use is restricted to spinal anaesthesia. Pharmacological action: anaesthetics, local. Chemical name: 4-Quinolinecarboxamide, 2-butoxy-N-(2-(diethylamino)ethyl)- (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dibucaine

dibranchiate
dibranchiate mollusk
dibranchiates
dibridged
dibromide
dibromides
dibromine
dibromo
dibromoethane
dibromopropamidine isethionate
dibromothymoquinone
dibromsalan
dibs
dibstone
dibstones
dibucaine (current term)
dibucaine hydrochloride
dibucaine number
dibucaines
dibutoline sulfate
dibutyl
dibutyl phthalate
dibutyltin
dibutyltins
dibutyryl cyclic AMP
dibutyryl cyclic GMP
dicacious
dicacity
dicacodyl
dicaesium

Literary usage of Dibucaine

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1. Cocaine: Pharmacology, Effects, and Treatment of Abuse edited by John Grabowski (1994)
"The percent inhibition of the esterase activity by dibu- caine, known as the dibucaine number, is one common clinical measure used to screen for unusual ..."

2. Code of Federal Regulations, Title 21, Food and Drugs, PT. 300-499, Revised by Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Staff (2005)
"(i) For products for external use only containing dibucaine or dibucaine hydrochloride identified in §346.10 (c) and (d). Apply to the affected anea up to 3 ..."

3. Code of Federal Regulations, Title 21, Food and Drugs, PT. 500-599, Revised by Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Staff (2005)
"... sodium and 25 mg dibucaine hydrochloride. (b) Sponsors. See sponsors in §510.600(c) ofthis chapter: (1) Nos. ..."

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