levobupivacaine hydrochloride

levobupivacaine hydrochloride

(lev'ō-byū-pi'vă-kān hī-drō-klōr'īd),
An aminoamide type of local anesthetic that contains a single enantiomer of bupivacaine hydrochloride but is less cardiotoxic than bupivacaine.
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After observing the free flow of cerebrospinal fluid 15 mg levobupivacaine 0.5% (Chirocaine (R) 0.5% levobupivacaine hydrochloride 5 mg/ml 10 ml Abbott Istanbul Turkey) was injected into subarachnoid space for 30 seconds.