Take the Pain Out of Making and Using Local Anesthesia
- Eliminates the time and resources used to compound yourself in the hospital pharmacy or clinic area
- Helps reduce waste and compliance burden brought on from in-house compounding
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Lidocaine and Epinephrine with Sodium Bicarbonate is recommended to decrease the pain of delivery by subcutaneous and intradermal infiltration1
Buffering with Sodium Bicarbonate raises the pH to a more physiologic range and reduces stinging relative to unbuffered formulation2
Be more ready to easily support your hospital pharmacy!
1Vent, Alexandra et al. Buffered lidocaine 1%/epinephrine 1:100,000 with sodium bicarbonate (sodium hydrogen carbonate) in a 3:1 ratio is less painful than a 9:1 ratio: A double-blind, randomized,
placebo-controlled, crossover trial. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 2020; Volume 83, Issue 1, P159-165.
2Christoph, Richard. “Pain Reduction in Local Anesthetic Administration Through pH Buffering.” Annals of Emergency Medicine. (February 17, 1988): 28-30