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  Dalcaine



Dalcaine

   A local anesthetic and cardiac depressant used as an antiarrhythmia agent. Its actions are more intense and its effects more prolonged than those of procaine but its duration of action is shorter than that of bupivacaine or prilocaine.

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Local
In the area of the tumor; confined to one specific area.

Anesthetic
An agent that causes loss of sensation with or without the loss of consciousness.

Cardiac
Pertaining to the heart.

Bupivacaine
Bupivacaine is a prescription or over-the-counter drug which is (or once was) legal in the United States and possibly in other countries. Active ingredient(s): bupivacaine hydrochloride.



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