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lidocaine

[′līd·ə‚kān]
(organic chemistry)
C14H22N2O A crystalline compound, used as a local anesthetic. Also known as lignocaine.
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The incidence of venous cannulation pain was similar between the two groups: EMLA group 65% (18/28) compared to 67% (20/30) in Myolaxin group (P < 0.
EMLA is not recommended in any clinical situation in which penetration or migration beyond the tympanic membrane into the middle ear is possible because of the ototoxic effects observed in animal studies.
The improved efficacy of EMLA, as compared to conventional topical formulation was attributed to the high drug concentration in its oil phase.
Rein Sikk, a journalist at the Estonian newspaper Eesti Paevaleht, published an article in June about the absurd situation in video lending in libraries based on information mainly received from the EMLA.
The pre-emptive use of EMLA cream to reduce the pain of administration has been examined as a way to reduce the failure rate of subcutaneous ringblock, but it was concluded that EMLA was useful only for reducing needle insertion pain, and did not effectively cover the pain of infiltration, which was greater (54).
Researchers have found that topical anesthetics such as EMLA are as effective as other forms of topical anethsesia in children (e.
Even if all the lidocaine and EMLA had been used, "more than half of the patients did not get analgesia, which is not good," he said.
It is still used, however, in dental anesthesia (8) and is a component of EMLA (lidocaine-prilocaine topical; AstraZeneca, Wilmington, DE).
Scion cultivars had the greatest trunk diameter on EMLA 111 and MM 111 and the smallest diameter on Mark.
Pumps are refilled about every three months, by inserting a needle through the skin over the pump (which can be numbed with EMLA cream), and injecting more medicine.