lignocaine


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lignocaine

lignocaine

(lĭg′nō-kān)
The British word for “lidocaine.”

lignocaine

Lidocaine, a widely used local anaesthetic drug which may be given by injection or as a topical application. It is also used by intravenous injection in the treatment or prevention of acute disorders of heart rhythm such as VENTICULAR TACHYCARDIA and VENTRICULAR FIBRILLATION.

lignocaine

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Conservative management consists of avoidance of provocative activities, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications and a cortisone and lignocaine injection into the AC joint.
Currently available lignocaine formulations are often impractical because the drug cannot always be injected directly at the site; and creams, gels and solutions cannot always be applied evenly.
5% (=5 mg/ml) lignocaine (maximum 3 mg/kg) without vasoconstrictors are injected slowly.
Children with cardiac, respiratory, hepatic or renal diseases and those with a previous history of allergic reaction to lignocaine were excluded.
Doses per tablet vary considerably, and partial substitutes and adulterants are commonplace--seldom other expensive drugs (heroin is frequently rumoured but not substantiated), but rather other designer amphetamine-like substances such as paramethoxyamphetamine (PMA) and 3,4 methylenedioxyethamphetamine (MDEA), and countless other products including caffeine, sugar, calcium gluconate, lignocaine, ephedrine, paracetamol, etc.
Although a recent case of lignocaine-induced Brugada ECG has been reported in a patient with a novel double mutation of the SCN5A gene (36), it is generally believed that lignocaine is safe if combined with adrenaline and used in low dose (11).
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Epidural insertion was performed with patients in the sitting position at the T12-L1 intervertebral space after local infiltration of 2 to 3 ml of lignocaine 2%, using a midline approach with a 17 gauge Tuohy needle and loss-of-resistance to saline.
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