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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

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 ...
 

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Lidocaine During Mastectomy May Reduce Long-Term Pain
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Sagent Pharmaceuticals Announces the Launch of GLYDO(TM) (Lidocaine HCI ...

CNNMoney
26, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sagent Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: SGNT) today announced the launch of GLYDO? (lidocaine HCI jelly USP, 2%), Sagent's new branded drug offering. GLYDO is a topical urological anesthetic lubricant available in ...
 

Lidocaine HCI Injection, USP 10 MG Per ML, 30 ML Single-Dose. Preservative ...

EIN News (press release)
ISSUE: Hospira announced it will initiate a voluntary recall of one lot of 1% Lidocaine HCI for Injection, USP, 10 mg per mL, 30 mL Single-dose, Preservative-Free to the user level due to a confirmed customer report of particulate in a single unit ...
 

Hospira Announces Voluntary Nationwide Recall Of One Lot Of 1% Lidocaine ...

EIN News (press release)
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - October 16, 2014 - LAKE FOREST, Ill., - Hospira, Inc. (NYSE: HSP), announced today it will initiate a voluntary recall of one lot of 1% Lidocaine HCI for Injection, USP, 10 mg per mL, 30 mL Single-dose, Preservative-Free (NDC ...
 

FDA Issues Warning on Gum Numbing Gel for Infants

MyNorth.com
Parents have long used topical anesthetics with Lidocaine Viscous to numb a baby's gums during teething, but on June 26, 2014, the Food and Drug Administration issued a strong warning against prescription products containing 2 percent Lidocaine Viscous ...
 

Big step in battling bladder disease

Imperial Valley News
Treating the debilitating disease - which causes painful and frequent urination that can interrupt daily life - currently requires infusing the drug lidocaine into a patient's bladder through a catheter. This provides temporary relief and must be ...
 

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.
 

Souhan: How much pain can rookie coach Zimmer take?

Minneapolis Star Tribune
Orchard Park, N.Y. ? Six weeks ago, Mike Zimmer won his first game as an NFL head coach, swamping the St. Louis Rams and vowing not to celebrate with even a single glass of red wine. He sounded like a man with big plans. Sunday, Zimmer's team fell to ...
 

ASK DR. K: Will steroid shots relieve spinal stenosis pain?

Eureka Times Standard
The study included 400 people with back and leg pain from spinal stenosis. They were randomly divided into two groups. One group received either one or two injections that contained a steroid plus lidocaine. The other group got injections of lidocaine ...