Duocaine

Active Ingredient(s): Bupivacaine + Lidocaine
FDA Approved: * May 23, 2003
Pharm Company: * AMPHASTAR
Category: Anesthetic

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



Duocaine Overview

Bupivacaine, marketed under the brand name Marcaine among others, is a medication used to decrease feeling in a specific area.[4] In nerve blocks, it is injected around a nerve that supplies the area, or into the spinal canal's epidural space.[4] It is available mixed with a small amount of epinephrine to increase the duration of its action.[4] It typically begins working within 15 minutes and lasts for 2 to 8 hours.[4][5...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Bupivacaine + Lidocaine
  • Injection: 0.375% + 1%, eq 0.375% (37.5mg/10ml) + eq 1% (100mg/10ml)
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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