Mepivacaine

Mepivacaine hydrochloride

 

Description

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Composition                              

Each ml contains:

Mepivacaine hydrochloride 20 mg
Characteristics

Mepivacaine is a sterile, non-irritating isotonic local anaesthetic for horses.  The anaesthesia starts quickly and lasts longer than when lignocaine or prilocaine is used. It reduces the risk of wound necrosis, tissue necrosis and tissue swelling.

Indications

Local anaesthesia in all sorts of cases including, infiltration, epidural and intrathecal anaesthesia.