The Brand Name REPIVACAIN Has Generic Salt :: Bupivacaine 

REPIVACAIN  Is From Company Ind-Swift Priced :: Rs. 38.7

REPIVACAIN have Bupivacaine is comes under Sub class Local Anesthetics of  Main Class Anesthetics

Main Medicine Class:: Anesthetics  Sub Medicine Class :: Local Anesthetics 

 Salt Name :  OR Generic Name Form Price : MRP /Probable Packing
Bupivacaine  INJ  Rs. 38.7  20ML
Brand Name Company / Manufacturers Strength Unit Price / 20ML
 REPIVACAIN  Ind-Swift  5MG  20ML Rs. 38.7

Company  Brand Name  Salt Combination Main Medical Class Sub Medical Class
 From Ind-Swift :: REPIVACAIN  Bupivacaine  Anesthetics Local Anesthetics

Indications for Drugs ::

Local anesthesia, Epidural, Intrathecal anesthesia, Epidural analgesia

Drug Dose ::

Adult: Inj Percutaneous infiltration anesth For prolonged action: 9 mg w/ adrenaline (1 in 200,000), may repeat 2-10 mins later if needed. Max: 90 mg per dental sitting. Peripheral nerve block 12.5 mg (as 0.25% soln) or 25 mg (as 0.5% soln) . Max: 150 mg/dose. Sympathetic nerve block As 0.25% soln: 50-125 mg. Retrobulbar block As 0.75% soln: 15-30 mg. Caudal block In surgery: 37.5-75 mg (as 0.25% soln) or 75-150 mg (as 0.5% soln). Lumbar epidural block In surgery: 25-50 mg (as 0.25% soln) and 50-100 mg (as 0.5% soln).

Contraindication ::

Hypersensitivity to local anaesthetics of amide type. IV regional anaesthesia; paracervical block in obstetrics; spinal anaesthesia <18 yr. Lactation. Solutions containing preservatives for caudal or epidural block. Drug Precautions ::

Hepatic disease; CV disease; children <12 yr; pregnancy. Elderly and debilitated patients. Drug Side Effects ::

CNS excitation may be followed by depression. Hypotension, bradycardia, arrhythmias and cardiac arrest; methaemoglobinaemia; seizures, restlessness, dizziness. Hypersensitivity. Prolonged block. Potentially Fatal: Cardiac and sudden respiratory arrest.

Pregnancy category ::
Pregnancy category


Drug Mode of Action ::  

Bupivacaine blocks both the initiation and conduction of nerve impulses reducing the permeability of neuronal membranes to Na ions resulting in inhibition of depolarization w/ resultant blockade of conduction.

Drug Interactions ::

Additive systemic toxic effect w/ other local anaesth or agents structurally related to amide-type local anaesth (e.g. lidocaine and mexiletine). Increased risk of myocardial depression w/ antiarrhythmics. Enhanced adverse effects w/ hyaluronidase. Decreased clearance resulting to increased plasma concentrations w/ cimetidine and ranitidine. Increased risk of adverse effects w/ ?-blockers and Ca channel blockers.


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