Articaine is a local anaesthetic of the amide type. Preclinical pharmacodynamic studies show that the mechanism of action of articaine is similar to that of other commonly used anaesthetics.
This medicinal substance has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification according to its main therapeutic use as follows:
Articaine is found within below combination drugs:
ALPHACAINE , ARDANEST , ARTICADENT , ARTINIBSA , CITOCARTIN , DENTOCAINE , ESPESTESIN , MEGANEST , ORABLOC , POSICAINE , PREDESIC ADRENALINE , PRIMACAINE ADRENALINE , SEPTANEST , SEPTOCAINE , SOPIRA , UBISTESIN , ULTRACAIN , ULTRACAINE D-S , ZORCAINE