butamben


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butamben

 [bu-tam´ben]
1. a local anesthetic used topically for the treatment of painful skin conditions.
2. a topical anesthetic, used as the base or as b. picrate.

bu·tyl a·mi·no·ben·zo·ate

a local anesthetic, highly insoluble and only slightly absorbed.
Synonym(s): butamben

butamben

/bu·tam·ben/ (bu-tam´ben) a topical anesthetic, used as the base or picrate salt.

butamben

a local anesthetic used topically for the treatment of painful skin conditions.

butamben picrate
the picrate adds antiseptic activity; used as a topical ointment for the treatment of burns.
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Orphan Medical continues its assessment of Butamben suspension as a potential supplement to opiate analgesia treatment for intractable cancer pain.
Butamben, a long-lasting, non-opioid compound for the treatment of intractable cancer pain, is in development as well.
Formulation development is continuing for Butamben, a product with demonstrated efficacy in the management of pain in malignancy.