Proxymetacaine (INN) or proparacaine (USAN) is a topical anesthetic drug of the aminoester group.
1 Clinical pharmacology
2 Mechanism of action
3 Indications and usage
5 How supplied
Proxymetacaine is a local anesthetic which on topical application penetrates sensory nerve endings in the corneal tissue.
Mechanism of action
Proxymetacaine is believed to act as an antagonist on voltage-gated sodium channels to a...