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Does nupercainal contain dibucaine?

Does nupercainal contain dibucaine?

Yes!: Nupercainal is a cream or ointment that contains the local anesthetic dibucaine. It can be applied directly to a small cut or scrape, a minor burn, or to an insect bite, poison ivy blisters, etc. To provide topical pain relief. It will not provide relief for severe pain. ...Read more

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Where can you find dibucaine ointments?

Where can you find dibucaine ointments?

Not sure: What do you need it for? Lidocaine patches are very effective for many types of pain and are available by prescription. ...Read more

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Read about nupercainal which contains dibucaine. What's that?

Local anesthetic: It's an amide local anesthetic like lidocaine. The main use by anesthesiologists in us nowadays is as a way to test for extreme sensitivity to succinylcholine. I believe it is used in uk more. Because of its effects on plasma cholinesterase, tell anesthesiologist about use or stop if planning surgery. ...Read more

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Where can you find dibucaine topical ointment?

Drug store: Dibucaine ointment is an over the counter medication that can be picked up at any drug store or places like walmart that have pharmacies. ...Read more

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Is dibucaine for yeast infections?

Is dibucaine for yeast infections?

Diflucan (fluconazole): Two days of Diflucan (fluconazole) usually does the trick. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Dibucaine allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Dibucaine allergy?

Adverse reaction: Dibucaine is an anesthetic or numbing medicine. It is applied to the skin to treat pain and itching from bites and sunburn and applied to rectum to relieve pain and itching from hemorrhoids Allergic reaction would result in any or all of the findings: hives, difficulty breathing, swelling of face, lips, tongue and/or throat. Stop using dibucaine and call MD or go to ER, depending on serverity. ...Read more

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What are the differences between topical lidocaine 1% cream or gel and topical dibucaine 1% ointment?

Different topical: The only difference that dibucaine is a carboxamide and Lidocaine is an acetamide. ...Read more

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Please help! What is the difference between topical lidocaine 1%cream or gel and topical dibucaine 1% ointment?

Amides: Both Lidocaine and dibucaine bong to the same family of local anesthetics and both can be effective as a topical anesthetic but only Lidocaine can be given by intranous route as dibuvacaine is is most potent and toxic of the local anesthetics. ...Read more

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Nupercainal worked well for anal fissure but I switched to the generic dibucaine. Why does the generic burn so bad?

Nupercainal worked well for anal fissure but I switched to the generic dibucaine. Why does the generic burn so bad?

Different formula: The difference may be in the formulation. It may have a different carrier or the ph (acidity) may be different. ...Read more

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Does nupercainal really make a guy no longer hurt?

Does nupercainal really make a guy no longer hurt?

Relieves pain: Nupercainal is a cream or ointment that contains the local anesthetic dibucaine. It can be applied directly to a small cut or scrape, a minor burn, or to an insect bite, poison ivy blisters, etc. To provide topical pain relief. It will not provide relief for severe pain. ...Read more

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What sort of anesthetic is nupercainal?

What sort of anesthetic is nupercainal?

Local anesthetic: Nupercainal is a cream or ointment that contains the local anesthetic dibucaine. It can be applied directly to a small cut or scrape, a minor burn, or to an insect bite, poison ivy blisters, etc. To provide topical pain relief. It will not provide relief for severe pain. ...Read more

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Does nupercainal really make a guy last longer during intercourse?

Does nupercainal really make a guy last longer during intercourse?

Yes: The nupercainal will cause the penis to experience an anesthetic effect and with a decreased sensitivity, the ejaculatory period can be increased. It is a treatment option for those with premature ejaculation. Utilizing double condoms is also an option, as is psychotherapy and ssri medications. ...Read more

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Can I use nupercainal if I think I have hemorrhoids?

Can I use nupercainal if I think I have hemorrhoids?

Yes: But if things don't feel better in a ouple of days, get an examination to make sure it is just hemorrhoids. ...Read more

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Can nupercainal be used for anal fissure?

Can nupercainal be used for anal fissure?

Cautiously: As nupercainal may cause burning sensation when applied to an open anal fissure. ...Read more

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Will nupercainal numb hemorrhoids to ease bowel movement pain?

Will nupercainal numb hemorrhoids to ease bowel movement pain?

Depends: Internal hemorrhoids rarely cause pain. If you have anal pain with a bm, then you either have a fissure or external hemorrhoids. Nupercainal may help but it may also give you worse pain if applied to a fissure. Better to get examined and find the cause and get proper treatment. ...Read more

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What is a "medication HA"?

What is a "medication HA"?

I think: Medication headache....a type of frequent or daily headache. I'm not positive though. Need to see what the context the phrase was used. ...Read more

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What is best pain medication?

There are none...: Even the strongest opiates only "take the edge off" for people in chronic pain. Meds are only one part of dealing with the pain. A useful tool, but pain is so necessary for survival that we are not "allowed" to monkey with it much. In acute pain, the transition from miserable to less miserable can be great. In chronic pain, it's just part of the plan. ...Read more

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I need refills on my medications?

Not here: For that you will likely need the prime service of healthtap. Easier to call your pop imo ...Read more

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Are expired medications effective?

Sometimes: Sometimes they are. For the most part, expired drugs simply lose potency once past their expiration date. There are, however, some drugs that actually become harmful if taken after they expire. As such, it is best to throw out any medications you have after a year. ...Read more

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Which pain medication works better?

No answer: The best drug is the one that works with the lowest side effect incidence. That will change between patients. ...Read more

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Safest medication to take for pain?

ASPRIN: Actually no one has decided on 'safest'. Asprin has been around since before you were born and unless you take too much (yes, too much of anything isn't good) most people are okay with it. If the pain it too severe for asprin you need to know what causes it. Good diagnosis is called for. See the dr. ...Read more

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How can I dispose unused medications?

How can I dispose unused medications?

Several options: You can take them to your local pharmacy for proper disposal. Some medically oriented charities will also take medication for distribution to the disadvantaged. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: topical?

Please describe the medication: topical?

Applies to skin: Topical just refers to how a medication is applied. In this case to the skin and is meant to treat local skin problems. Some meds are applied to the skin but are meant to be absorbed into the body in which case we use the term "transdermal" since it is meant to pass through the skin to affect the whole body. ...Read more

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What medications are given fordepression?

What medications are given fordepression?

Why R you depressed?: If your depression is affecting your life and/or those around you and you have trouble dealing with it or not knowing how to etc. It is very reasonable to seek help, either from a therapist, your physician/nurse, or both. Psychotherapy may be adequate for some, others may need both meds (many choices, depending on your symptoms/needs) and therapy. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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What medication is equivalent to covance d?

What medication is equivalent to covance d?

Yes: Covance d is a combination of losartan and hydrochlorthiazide- a diuretic). There are a number of such combinations for the treatment of hypertension. If this is a question of your co-pay, ask your physician about generic alternatives. ...Read more

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What pain medication can be taken for r.S.D.?

What pain medication can be taken for r.S.D.?

RSD, or: Complex regional pain syndrome can be difficult to treat and each patient needs to be treated differently. Opioid medications are definitely not the first option. Consider medications that affect nerve pain most, like neuromodulators such as gabapentin. Clonidine has been found to help some as well. Stellate ganglion blocks can be diagnostic/therapeutic. Consider topical ketamine creams as well. ...Read more

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What medication need to be taken for acidity?

What medication need to be taken for acidity?

Antacid: An h2 blocker (like Pepcid (famotidine) or its generic) once or twice daily, provides relief for many after about a week. If this fails, a proton pump inhibitor (ppi--like Prilosec or its generic) will often work where h2's have failed. If both fail after at least one week trial of each, see your dr or a GI dr for eval. ...Read more

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