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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Levobupivacaine

Levobupivacaine (rINN) /liːvoʊbjuːˈpɪvəkeɪn/ is a local anaesthetic drug belonging to the amino amide group. It is the S-enantiomer of bupivacaine.

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Levobupivacaine is extensively metabolized with no unchanged levobupivacaine detected in urine or feces. In vitro studies using [14 C] levobupivacaine ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2504073

In recent years levobupivacaine, the pure S (−)-enantiomer of bupivacaine, emerged as a safer alternative for regional anesthesia than its racemic parent.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10776835

The majority of in vitro, in vivo and human pharmacodynamic studies of nerve block indicate that levobupivacaine has similar potency to bupivacaine. However  ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15966496

Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol. 2005 Jun;19(2):247-68. Bupivacaine, levobupivacaine and ropivacaine: are they clinically different? Casati A(1), Putzu M.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3819850

The quest for searching newer and safer anesthetic agents has always been one of the primary needs in anesthesiology practice. Levobupivacaine, the pure S ...

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Sep 1, 2014 ... Mann and colleagues used 7.5–10 mg of bupivacaine 0.25%, and the identical volumes of levobupivacaine. In the bupivacaine group, ...

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Aug 7, 2015 ... Levobupivacaine should be administered only by, or under the supervision of, a clinician having the necessary training and experience.

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Mar 4, 2014 ... To compare two intrathecal anaesthetics, bupivacaine and levobupivacaine, for their effects on motor and sensory blockade and ...

bmcsurg.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1471-2482-12-S1-S12

Nov 15, 2012 ... Levobupivacaine is an enantiomer of racemic bupivacaine with less cardiotoxicity and neurotoxicity. The study was conducted from April 2010 ...