Active Ingredient(s):Levobupivacaine FDA Approved: * August 5, 1999 Pharm Company: *PURDUE PHARMA LP Category:Anesthetic
Levobupivacaine (rINN) /livobjupvken/ is a local anaesthetic drug belonging to the amino amide group. It is the S-enantiomer of bupivacaine.
Levobupivacaine hydrochloride is commonly marketed by AbbVie under the trade name Chirocaine.
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1.4 Postarthroscopic glenohumeral chondrolysis
Compared to bupivacaine, levobupivacaine is associated with...
* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.