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AKTEN

Found in: United States

Active Ingredients

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Chemical substance
Description
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Lidocaine

Lidocaine, like other local anaesthetics, causes a reversible blockade of impulse propagation along nerve fibres by preventing the inward movement of sodium ions through the nerve membrane. Local anaesthetics of the amide-type are thought to act within the sodium channels of the nerve membrane.

Identifiers

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Identifier(s)
FDA, National Drug Code (US)
Identifier(s): 17478-792