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Oxybuprocaine

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Synonym(s): Oxybuprocaine hydrochloride, oxybuprocaine hcl


Introduction

Name

  • Oxybuprocaine hydrochloride.

Class of drug

  • Topical ocular anesthetic.

Description

Chemical name

  • 2-diethylaminoethyl 4-amino-3-butoxy-benzoate.

Molecular formula

  • C17 H28 N2 O3 .

Molecular weight

  • 308.41.

Physical properties

  • Single use, clear, colorless, sterile eye drops.
  • Available as a 0.4% solution for topical application in 0.5 ml aliquots designed for single use.

Storage requirements

  • Store <25°C.
  • Do not freeze.
  • Protect from light.

Uses

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Indications

  • Where diagnostic and therapeutics interventions involve contacting ocular surface structures    Therapeutics: eye  .

Administration

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Pharmacokinetics

Precautions

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Adverse Reactions

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