Tetracaine

Category: Anesthetic



Tetracaine Overview

Tetracaine, also known as amethocaine, is a local anesthetic used to numb the eyes, nose, or throat.[1] It may also be used before starting an intravenous to decrease pain from the procedure.[2] Typically it is applied as a liquid to the area.[1] Onset of effects when used in the eyes is within 30 seconds and last for less than 15 minutes.[1] Common side effects include a brief period of burning at the site of use.[1&...

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How Come I Cant Find Viractin Cold Sore Treatment In Any Drug Store

Viractin Cold Sore Treatment was the BEST. I have suffered with coldsores for years. This was the best treatment I have come acrossed. A small amount of this product and no more coldsore. I haven't found an answer to my question yet. Is Viractin still available over counter or do I need a prescription for it? ## I am sorry, but Viractin has been discontinued by the manufacturer. It contained the active ingredient Tetracaine, which was a topical anesthetic, so it really did nothing to shorten the duration of a cold sore, though the moisturizing effects of it could help keep them from drying out and cracking and bleeding. You may want to try a different over the counter product, such as Abreva, which contains Docosanol, it is an antiviral, which can shorten the duration of a cold sore...

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Viractin Gel

Is there any way to order Viractin gel any more? ## where can i purchase viractin,, its the only thing that works! ## It looks like this product is out of stock everywhere, which could mean that it's discontinued for one reason or another. One manufacturer of this product is "Medibrands". I would consider looking them up and try to contact them. Listed below are some highlights about this product that might help you locate a similar or identical product: Active Ingredient: Tetracaine HCl Inactive Ingredients:Ethoxydiglycol Eucalyptus Oil Hydroxyethyl Cellulose Maleated Soybean Oil Methylparaben Propylparaben Sodium Lauryl Sulfate Water. NOTE: The generic name for this product is also the active ingredient - Tetracaine. Common US brand names for this medication are: Cepacol V...

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tetracaine hydrochloride opthalmic solution

eyedrops prescribed for eye injury. ## Drug Information for Tetracaine This medication is used in the eye as an anesthetic to numb the pain that may occur during eye procedures. To apply eye drops, wash hands first. To avoid contamination, do not touch the dropper tip or let it touch your eye or any other surface. Tilt your head back, gaze upward and pull down the lower eyelid to make a pouch. Place dropper directly over eye and administer the prescribed number of drops. Look downward and gently close your eye for 1 to 2 minutes. Place one finger at the corner of the eye near the nose and apply gentle pressure. This will prevent the medication from draining away from the eye. Try not to blink initially and do not rub the eye. Do not rinse the dropper. Replace cap after use. If you are u...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Tetracaine
  • Drops: 0.5%
  • Injection: 0.3%, 1%, 10mg/ml, 20mg
  • Solution: 0.5%, 2%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Tetracaine: (29 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0065-0741 Tetracaine Hydrochloride 5 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution by Alcon Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0409-1849 Niphanoid 10 mg/ml Subarachnoid Injection, Powder, for Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 17478-045 Tetracaine 10 mg/ml Subarachnoid Injection by Akorn, Inc.
  • 24208-920 Tetracaine Hydrochloride 5 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution by Bausch & Lomb Incorporated
  • 37945-212 Burn Cream 10 mg/ml Topical Cream by Bio-medical & Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Corporation
  • 49999-268 Tetracaine Hydrochloride 5 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution by Lake Erie Medical Dba Quality Care Products LLC
  • 50090-0572 Tetracaine Hydrochloride 5 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution by A-s Medication Solutions
  • 50090-2364 Tetracaine Hydrochloride 5 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution by A-s Medication Solutions
  • 52125-689 Tetracaine Hydrochloride 5 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution by Remedyrepack Inc.
  • 54723-237 Plush Anesthetics 2 mg/100mg Topical Cream by Sambria Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 54723-310 Neuromed Topical Analgesic 20 mg/1000mg Topical Cream by Sambria Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 54723-669 Eclipse Topical Analgesic 20 mg/1000mg Topical Cream by Sambria Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 54723-721 Neuromed La 20 mg/ml Topical Cream by Sambria Pharmaceuticals
  • 54723-725 Pain Prescriptives Topical Analgesic 20 mg/1000mg Topical Cream by Sambria Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 54723-997 Comfortox Tetracaine 20 mg/1000mg Topical Cream by Sambria Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 54799-504 Tetravisc Forte 3 mg/.6ml Ophthalmic Liquid by Ocusoft, Inc.
  • 54799-505 Tetravisc 25 mg/5ml Ophthalmic Liquid by Ocusoft, Inc.
  • 59390-181 Altacaine 5 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution by Altaire Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 66267-924 Tetracaine Hydrochloride 5 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution by Nucare Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 67194-013 Tetragel Punch Topical Analgesic 20 mg/g Topical Gel by Unit Dose, Ltd.
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Other drugs which contain Tetracaine or a similar ingredient: (8 results)

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