caine familyA popular term for a group of essentially interchangeable local anaesthetics—e.g., carbocaine, lidocaine, xylocaine and others.
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'caine familyClinical pharmacology A popular term for a group of essentially interchangeable local anesthetics, which includes carbocaine, lidocaine, xylocaine, and others
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