lidocaine lidocaine


  • (n) a local anesthetic (trade names Lidocaine and Xylocaine) used topically on the skin and mucous membranes


  1. Except that it wasn't lidocaine; it was adrenaline, a powerful stimulant.
  2. The doctor allegedly injected Camarena with lidocaine, which kept his heart going to prolong his torture and interrogation by Mexican officials and drug kingpins.
  3. Doctors find that a series of spinal injections of lidocaine combined with a type of steroid called methylprednisolone relieved pain in 90% of patients studied.


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  1. When asked by interviewer Mike Wallace if McNamee had ever injected him with any drugs, Clemens said: "Lidocaine and B-12. It's for my joints, and B-12 I still take today."
    on Jan 3, 2008 By: Roger Clemens Source: Reuters

  2. "It is far less likely that any injection of vitamin B12 or lidocaine, which is usually not injected deep into the body, would have created an abscess," said Dr. Gary I. Wadler, a member of the World Anti-Doping Agency, according to the Times....
    on Jan 12, 2008 By: Dr Gary I Wadler Source: WMTW

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