Carbocaine

Active Ingredient(s): Mepivacaine
FDA Approved: * January 6, 1960
Pharm Company: * EASTMAN KODAK
Category: Anesthetic

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



Carbocaine Overview

Mepivacaine /mpvken/ is a local anesthetic[1] of the amide type. Mepivacaine has a reasonably rapid onset (more rapid than that of procaine) and medium duration of action (shorter than that of procaine) and is marketed under various trade names including Carbocaine and Polocaine. Mepivacaine became available in the United States in the 1960s. Mepivacaine is used in any infiltration and regional anesthesia. It is supplied as the hydrochloride salt of the racemate, [2&a...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Mepivacaine
  • Injection: 0.05mg/ml + 2%, 1%, 1.5%, 1.50%, 2%, 3%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Carbocaine: (7 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0362-0753 Carbocaine 30 mg/ml Subcutaneous Injection, Solution by Septodont, Inc.
  • 0409-1036 Carbocaine 10 mg/ml Epidural; Infiltration Injection, Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0409-1038 Carbocaine 10 mg/ml Infiltration Injection, Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0409-1041 Carbocaine 15 mg/ml Epidural; Infiltration Injection, Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0409-1067 Carbocaine 20 mg/ml Epidural; Infiltration Injection, Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0409-2047 Carbocaine 20 mg/ml Infiltration Injection, Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 31382-753 Carbocaine 30 mg/ml Subcutaneous Injection, Solution by Caresteam Health, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Mepivacaine or a similar ingredient: (7 results)

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