Mepivacaine

Known as: DL-Mepivacaine, Mepivacaina, (+-)-1-Methyl-2',6'-pipecoloxylidide 
An amide-type local anesthetic agent. At the injection site, mepivacaine binds to specific voltage-gated sodium ion channels in neuronal cell… (More)
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1960-2018
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2006
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2006
The patient was a 58-yr-old, 82-kg, 170-cm male who presented for arthroscopic repair of a torn rotator cuff in the right… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
A total of 20 right-handed subjects were asked to perform a grasp-lift-and-hold task using a precision grip. The grasped object… (More)
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2002
2002
UNLABELLED Local anesthetics can be neurotoxic. To test the hypothesis that exposure to local anesthetics produces morphological… (More)
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1999
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1999
UNLABELLED Tramadol is an analgesic drug that is antagonized by alpha2-adrenoceptor antagonists, as well as opioid antagonists… (More)
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1999
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1999
PURPOSE To examine the effect of continuous epidural block initiated before thoracic surgery upon early and long-term… (More)
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1998
1998
BACKGROUND Spinal anesthesia with lidocaine is ideal for ambulatory surgery because of its short duration of action. However… (More)
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1997
1997
OBJECTIVE To determine the efficacy of a supplemental intraosseous injection of 3% mepivacaine in mandibular posterior teeth with… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
This study assessed the minimum dose of clonidine required to prolong the duration of both anesthesia and analgesia after… (More)
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1992
1992
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES This study evaluates the effects of clonidine added to mepivacaine on the duration of anesthesia and… (More)
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1978
Highly Cited
1978
The effect of naloxone on dental postoperative pain was studied to examine the hypothesis that endorphins mediate placebo… (More)
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