What is Procaine?

Procaine ( novocaine) is a local anesthetic drug of the amino ester group. It is used primarily to reduce the pain of intramuscular injection of penicillin, and it is also used in dentistry. It acts mainly by being a sodium channel blocker.Today it is used therapeutically in some countries due to its sympatholytic, anti-inflammatory, perfusion enhancing, and mood enhancing effects.

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Hello, I got TPHA reactive with 1.4 dillusion. Wat is the treatment to reduce it and make it negative.. I am really tense..plz help

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Brief Answer:
Single injection of Benzathine Penicillin is curative

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I can understand your concern.
TPHA (trepenoma...

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Am having marcaine injection into my knee prior to Prolozone therapy. How long will the marcaine effect last , such that after it wears off I can...

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Brief Answer:
A few hours

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The effects of marcaine should last a few hours. Prozolone therapy often contains a local anesthetic...

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iam suffering from filarial suggest me medicines present using florocid injection
I want cure it in early stage only
at present I am not suffering...

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Filariasis is worm infestation caused by FILARIAL worm.
Filarial worm are nematodes that dwell (reside) in subcutaneous tissues and in...

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