Molecular Formula: C15H22N2O
Mepivacaine is a bounded analgesic of the amide type. Mepivacaine has a analytic accelerated access (more accelerated than that of procaine) and average continuance of activity (shorter than that of procaine) and is marketed beneath assorted barter names including Carbocaine and Polocaine.
Mepivacaine became accessible in the United States in the 1960s.
Mepivacaine is acclimated in any aggression and bounded anesthesia.
It is supplied as the hydrochloride alkali of the racemate, which consists of R(-)-mepivacaine and S(+)-mepivacaine in according proportions. These two enantiomers accept clearly altered pharmacokinetic properties.
What is Mepivacaine?