prilocaine

[ prĭlō-kān′ ]

n.

A local anesthetic used in its hydrochloride form for nerve blocks and in combination with lidocaine for topical use.

QUIZZES

TAKE THIS QUIZ IF A DAZZLING VOCABULARY IS YOUR DESIDERATUM!

Have the Words of the Day from October 19–25, 2020, made an indelible mark on your memory? Take the quiz to find out!
Question 1 of 7
What does “clement” mean?

Words nearby prilocaine

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.

Example sentences from the Web for prilocaine

  • First introduced in Europe several years ago, PSD502 (aka TEMPE) is a combination of two drugs, lidocaine and prilocaine.

    Fat Men Last Longer in Bed|Anneli Rufus|September 10, 2010|DAILY BEAST