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Bupivacaine

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



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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sterilisation of bupivacaine
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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.

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sterilisation of bupivacaine Hello, I am in search of information on the stability of the bupivacaine sterilized with the gamma rays.Do you know if t...