A 37-year-old member asked:
Is carbocaine common for dental local anesthetic?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Dentistry 39 years experience
Yes: I say yes because it is not a rare type of anesthetic. It is usually of shorter duration than lidocaine. In my office I use a carobaine plain for those patients that are senstivie to the Epinephrine in lidocaine.
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Last updated Jun 25, 2014
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