tetracaine hydrochloride


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tetracaine hydrochloride

a local anesthetic used for long-term spinal block and topical anesthesia.

tetracaine hydrochloride

(tĕ′trŭ-kān″)
A local anesthetic agent used topically and by infiltration.

tetracaine hydrochloride

A local anaesthetic drug. The preferred term for AMETHOCAINE. The drug is on the WHO official list.

tetracaine hydrochloride (amethocaine hydrochloride) 

A topical corneal anaesthetic, commonly used in 0.25-1% solution. It may be used to carry out tonometry, to remove a foreign body, etc.