Local Anaesthetics

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  1. local anaesthetic agents (class) name drugs
    • benzocaine
    • mepivacaine
    • bupivacaine
    • prilocaine
    • tetracaine
    • atricaine
  2. benzocaine
    highly lipophillic
  3. mepivacaine
    • rapid onset
    • medium duration
    • less vasoD (can be administered without a vasoCer)
  4. bupivacaine
    • slow onset
    • long duration
    • less cardiotoxicity than others
  5. prilocaine
    • medium onset
    • medium duration
  6. tetracaine
    • slow onset
    • medium duration
  7. atricaine
    • rapid onset
    • short duration
    • not in vet med yet
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Local Anaesthetics
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Local Anaesthetics (many drugs have LA action at high conc, but LAs have no other activity)
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