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Lidocaine

A common local anesthetic

Question: What would Carboxylic acid have to combine with to make lidocaine? Also; What reaction would these two compounds undergo in order to form lidocaine? What is the other product of this reaction? Thanks If one of the compounds was carboxylic acid what would the other compound need to be?

Answer: 1) 2,6,-dimethylaniline and 1-chloroacetic acid combine to form lidocaine. 2) Condensation Reaction 3) Water

 


Lidocaine Related Products and News

Drug & Reference Information

Medscape
NATIONAL HARBOR, Maryland ? The reduction in pain achieved with self-administered topical lidocaine leads to improvement in other aspects of sexual function in breast cancer survivors with severe menopausal dyspareunia, new data show. The results ...
 

HCPLive

Lidocaine During Mastectomy May Reduce Long-Term Pain
Monthly Prescribing Reference
 

Human Hair Leads to Recall of Lidocaine HCI Injections

Anesthesiology News
Hospira announced it will initiate a voluntary recall of one lot of single-dose, preservative free 1% lidocaine HCI for injection (USP, 10 mg per mL, 30 mL) due to a confirmed customer report of a particulate found in a single unit. The company has ...
 

Hospira Recalls Lidocaine HCl for Injection

Monthly Prescribing Reference
Hospira announced a voluntary recall of 1% Lidocaine HCl for Injection after a confirmed report of particulate in a single unit. The particulate has been identified as human hair, embedded in and attached to a pinched area of the stopper. If the ...
 

Imprimis Pharmaceuticals Enters into License Agreement for Patented Urology ...

MarketWatch
In 2014, the number of prescriptions written for individual patients for Urigen's compounded alkalized lidocaine and heparin formulation is estimated to exceed 110,000, generating approximately $6.5M in annual prescription sales. To date, sales of this ...
 

Lidocaine HCI Injection, by Hospira, Recalled: AttorneyOne Monitors and Keeps ...

DigitalJournal.com
AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, update the website daily regarding all the latest information from the FDA on Lidocaine HCI Injection. The FDA announced on October 17, that one lot of 1% Lidocaine HCI for Injection, USP, 10 mg per mL, ...
 

Dyah Davis Reacts to Donovan George Testing Positive

BoxingScene.com
Rumors were that it was Lidocaine and that he was receiving injections in his hand. Now I'm not sure. Like I said, it's all alleged. I know Lidocaine is a numbing agent, so therefore you cannot feel pain. If it was injected in the hand, I don't know ...
 

Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Reports Third Quarter EXPAREL Revenue of $50.2 ...

MarketWatch
Non-bupivacaine-based local anesthetics, including lidocaine, may cause an immediate release of bupivacaine from EXPAREL if administered together locally. The administration of EXPAREL may follow the administration of lidocaine after a delay of 20 ...
 

ScripHessco and Advantage Medical to offer LidoFlex this year

Chiropractic Economics
LidoFlex delivers clinical-strength lidocaine?the maximum amount of this pain reliever available without a prescription. ?For today's chiropractor, physical therapist, and athletic trainer, this new approach to pain relief delivery is critically ...
 

Common Anesthetic Can Reduce Chronic Pain After Mastectomy

Newswise (press release)
Although it was found that lidocaine significantly reduced the incidence of chronic pain following mastectomy ? with a 20-fold decrease in post-mastectomy pain ? it had less of an effect in women who had breast implants or had undergone radiotherapy.