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Compound Summary for: CID 10770


Also known as: Hexylcainum; Cyclaine; Hexilcaina; Hexylcainum [INN-Latin]; Hexilcaina [INN-Spanish]; Hexylcaine [INN]; Osmocaine
Molecular Formula: C16H23NO2   Molecular Weight: 261.35932   InChIKey: DKLKMKYDWHYZTD-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Hexylcaine hydrochloride, also called cyclaine (Merck) or osmocaine, is a short-acting local anesthetic. It acts by inhibiting sodium channel conduction. Overdose can lead to headache, tinnitus, numbness and tingling around the mouth and tongue, convulsions, inability to breathe, and decreased heart function. Hexylcaine has been discontinued in the US market.    From: DrugBank
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