articaine

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ar·ti·caine

(ahrti-kān)
Local anesthetic, usually in a 4% solution, commonly used in dentistry.
[coined term incl. -caine, local anesthetic, fr. cocaine, fr. coca + -ine, chem. suffix]
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After anesthesia with 4% septocaine with 1 : 100,000 adrenaline (Ubistesin Forte, 3M ESPE, Seefeld, Germany) and rubber dam isolation (Hygenic Dental Dam, Coltene Whaledent, Langenau, Germany), an access cavity through the crown was prepared.
After anesthesia with 4% septocaine with 1 : 100,000 adrenaline (Ubistesin Forte, 3M ESPE, Seefeld, Germany) and rubber dam isolation (Hygenic Dental Dam, Coltene Whaledent, Langenau, Germany), the coronal restoration and all root canal filling materials were removed from the mesiolingual and distal canals, but the orifice of the mesiobuccal canal could not be located clinically under the dental operating microscope.
Today's high-tech dentist has a range of anesthetic options in varying degrees of strength, including lidocaine, bupivacaine, mepivacaine and septocaine. Each is tailored to a patient's needs and possible allergies.
The incidence of adverse reactions following 4% septocaine (articaine) in children.
(8) Articaine is marketed as Septocaine (Septodont, Inc, New Castle, DE; www.septodontusa.com) and Zorcaine (Cooke-Waite-Eastman Kokak, Rochester, NY) in the United States.
Anesthesia was accomplished for both teeth painlessly, using the N-tralig syringe for intraligamentary anesthesia (Miltex) and Septocaine 4% w/epinephrine 1:100,000 (Septodont).