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Descriptor English: Mepivacaine
Descriptor Spanish: Mepivacaína
Descriptor Portuguese: Mepivacaína
Descriptor French: Mépivacaïne
Entry term(s): Carbocaine
Carbocaïne
Isocaine
Isogaine
Meaverin
Mecain
Mepihexal
Mepivacain Injektopas
Mepivacain-Injektopas
Mepivacaina Braun
Mepivacaine Hydrochloride
Mepivacaine Monohydrochloride
Mepivastesin
Polocaine
Scandicain
Scandicaine
Scandinibsa
Scandonest
Tree number(s): D03.383.621.450
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008619
Scope note: A local anesthetic that is chemically related to BUPIVACAINE but pharmacologically related to LIDOCAINE. It is indicated for infiltration, nerve block, and epidural anesthesia. Mepivacaine is effective topically only in large doses and therefore should not be used by this route. (From AMA Drug Evaluations, 1994, p168)
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Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Pharm Action: Anesthetics, Local
Registry Number: B6E06QE59J
CAS Type 1 Name: 2-Piperidinecarboxamide, N-(2,6-dimethylphenyl)-1-methyl-
DeCS ID: 8791
Unique ID: D008619
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/03/01
Mepivacaine - Preferred
Concept UI M0013436
Scope note A local anesthetic that is chemically related to BUPIVACAINE but pharmacologically related to LIDOCAINE. It is indicated for infiltration, nerve block, and epidural anesthesia. Mepivacaine is effective topically only in large doses and therefore should not be used by this route. (From AMA Drug Evaluations, 1994, p168)
Preferred term Mepivacaine
Mepivacaina Braun - Narrower
Concept UI M0473981
Preferred term Mepivacaina Braun
Isogaine - Narrower
Concept UI M0473976
Preferred term Isogaine
Meaverin - Narrower
Concept UI M0473977
Preferred term Meaverin
Mecain - Narrower
Concept UI M0473978
Preferred term Mecain
Mepihexal - Narrower
Concept UI M0473979
Preferred term Mepihexal
Mepivacain-Injektopas - Narrower
Concept UI M0473980
Preferred term Mepivacain-Injektopas
Entry term(s) Mepivacain Injektopas
Mepivacaine Hydrochloride - Narrower
Concept UI M0330123
Preferred term Mepivacaine Hydrochloride
Entry term(s) Mepivacaine Monohydrochloride
Mepivastesin - Narrower
Concept UI M0473982
Preferred term Mepivastesin
Polocaine - Narrower
Concept UI M0514161
Preferred term Polocaine
Scandinibsa - Narrower
Concept UI M0473983
Preferred term Scandinibsa
Scandonest - Narrower
Concept UI M0473984
Preferred term Scandonest
Scandicain - Narrower
Concept UI M000638475
Preferred term Scandicain
Entry term(s) Scandicaine
Carbocaine - Narrower
Concept UI M0013435
Preferred term Carbocaine
Entry term(s) Carbocaïne
Isocaine - Narrower
Concept UI M0473975
Preferred term Isocaine



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