Bupivacaine

FDA Approved: * December 11, 1987
Pharm Company: * HOSPIRA
Category: Anesthetic

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Bupivacaine Overview

Bupivacaine (rINN) /bjupvken/ is a local anaesthetic drug belonging to the amino amide group. It is commonly marketed under various trade names, including Marcain (Astra Zeneca UK), Marcaine (Carestream Dental, Hospira Inc.), Sensorcaine (Astra Zeneca), and 'Vivacaine (Septodont). It is on the WHO Model List of Essential Medicines, the most important medications needed in a basic health system.[1] Contents 1 Medical uses 2 Contraindications 3 Adverse effects 3.1 Treatment of overdose ...

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Hello, I am in search of information on the stability of the bupivacaine sterilized with the gamma rays.Do you know if this product is stable with the gamma rays? Does there exist a degradation of the molecular chains when the bupivacaine is irradiated?This information will be useful for me for toxicological studies. Do you know where I will be able to obtain bibliographical data on this subject? thank you
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Bupivacaine
  • Injection: 0.25%, 0.25% + 0.0091mg/ml, 0.5%, 0.5% + 0.0091mg/ml, 0.50%, 0.75%, 0.75% + 0.0091mg/ml, 106mg, 266mg
  • Injection, Liposomal: 133mg/10ml (13.3mg/ml), 266mg/20ml (13.3mg/ml)
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Bupivacaine: (37 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0409-1158 Bupivacaine Hydrochloride 2.5 mg/ml Epidural; Infiltration; Intracaudal Injection, Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0409-1159 Bupivacaine Hydrochloride 2.5 mg/ml Epidural; Infiltration; Intracaudal Injection, Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0409-1160 Bupivacaine Hydrochloride 2.5 mg/ml Infiltration Injection, Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0409-1161 Bupivacaine Hydrochloride 5 mg/ml Epidural; Intracaudal Injection, Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0409-1162 Bupivacaine Hydrochloride 5 mg/ml Epidural; Intracaudal Injection, Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0409-1163 Bupivacaine Hydrochloride 5 mg/ml Infiltration Injection, Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0409-1165 Bupivacaine Hydrochloride 7.5 mg/ml Epidural; Retrobulbar Injection, Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0409-3613 Bupivacaine 7.5 mg/ml Subarachnoid Injection, Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0409-4272 Bupivacaine Hydrochloride 2.5 mg/ml Epidural; Infiltration; Intracaudal Injection, Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0409-4273 Bupivacaine Hydrochloride 5 mg/ml Epidural; Intracaudal Injection, Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0409-4274 Bupivacaine Hydrochloride 7.5 mg/ml Epidural; Retrobulbar Injection, Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0409-5622 Bupivacaine Hydrochloride 2.5 mg/ml Epidural; Infiltration; Intracaudal Injection, Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0409-5623 Bupivacaine Hydrochloride 7.5 mg/ml Epidural; Retrobulbar Injection, Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0409-5757 Bupivacaine Hydrochloride 5 mg/ml Epidural; Infiltration; Intracaudal Injection, Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0409-5758 Bupivacaine Hydrochloride 5 mg/ml Epidural; Infiltration; Intracaudal Injection, Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 52533-011 Bupivacaine Hcl 1.25 mg/ml Epidural Injection, Solution by Cantrell Drug Company
  • 52533-012 Bupivacaine Hcl 2.5 mg/ml Epidural Injection, Solution by Cantrell Drug Company
  • 52584-160 Bupivacaine Hydrochloride 2.5 mg/ml Infiltration Injection by General Injectables & Vaccines, Inc
  • 52584-163 Bupivacaine Hydrochloride 5 mg/ml Infiltration Injection by General Injectables & Vaccines, Inc
  • 52584-466 Sensorcaine Mpf 5 mg/ml Epidural; Intracaudal; Perineural Injection, Solution by General Injectables & Vaccines, Inc
  • 17 more results ...

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