Dibucaine Pharmacology


About Dibucaine
Amide type most potent and toxic long-acting local anaesthetic.
Mechanism of Action of Dibucaine
Dibucaine is a local anesthetic. It works by blocking the pathway of pain signals along nerves. It inhibits conduction of nerve impulses and decreases cell membrane permeability to ions at the site of the pain. This prevents an electrical signal building up and passing along the nerve fibres to the brain. In this way Dibucaine causes numbness and relieves pain at the area it is applied to.
Pharmacokinets of Dibucaine
Onset of Action for Dibucaine
Duration of Action for Dibucaine
Half Life of Dibucaine
Side Effects of Dibucaine
Local irritation
Contra-indications of Dibucaine
Hypersensitivity to Dibucaine
Special Precautions while taking Dibucaine
Local trauma
Pregnancy Related Information
Use with caution
Old Age Related Information
Use with caution
Breast Feeding Related Information
Use with caution
Children Related Information
Indications for Dibucaine
1. Ear wax softner
1. Hemorrhoids
2. Anorectal inflammation
Interactions for Dibucaine
Typical Dosage for Dibucaine
Apply as directed by the Physician
Schedule of Dibucaine
Storage Requirements for Dibucaine
Store at room temperature. Keep away from direct heat, moisture and light. Keep all medicines out of the reach of children.
Effects of Missed Dosage of Dibucaine
Take the missed dose as soon as noticed and if it is the time for next dose then skip the missed dose. Continue the regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Effects of Overdose of Dibucaine
Give supportive measures and symptomatic treatment.

Home Delivery for Dibucaine in Your City

Medicine India is just a publishing medium for medicine related information and does not provide services or sales of medicines including dibucaine.

However, we do publish a comprehensive directory of Pharmacies, Chemists and Druggists in cities all over India. You can use this directory to find the medicine stores in your city (or area) that provide home delivery services for dibucaine and other medicines and health products. Home delivery services for dibucaine may be free or they may cost you depending on the pharmacy and the minimum order requirements. It would be best to get this clarified while placing the order.

Please be aware that you should take dibucaine only if a doctor has recommended or prescribed it. Some or all pharmacies who provide a home delivery service for medicines might insist on a prescription for dibucaine before they complete the sale. You can get this information while placing the order for dibucaine with the pharmacy.

Dibucaine is a generic medicine name and there are several brands available for it. Some of the brands for dibucaine might be better known than dibucaine itself. If the pharmacy that's willing to deliver medicines to your home doesn't have dibucaine in stock, you can ask for one of the branded alternatives for dibucaine.