Procaine

Category: Anesthetic



Procaine Overview

Procaine is a local anesthetic drug of the amino ester group. It is most commonly used in dental procedures to numb the area around a tooth[1] and is also used to reduce the pain of intramuscular injection of penicillin. Owing to the ubiquity of the trade name Novocain, in some regions, procaine is referred to generically as novocaine. It acts mainly as a sodium channel blocker.[2] Today it is used therapeutically in some countries due to its sympatholytic, ant...

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prodacid

some kind of hormone & relation to thyroid ## can someone tell me what is prodacid, what it is use for and what are the benefits. someone told me it is a cell rejuvenatory is this true. ## From what I can discover, Prodacid contains the active ingredient Procaine, this is an anesthetic often used for dental procedures. Does anyone else have more information on this?

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Procaine
  • Injection: 1%, 10%, 2%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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