- For localized adult anesthesia
- Fast-acting; 2-10 minute onset
- Lasts 2-3 times longer than mepivacaine and lidocaine
- Methylparaben-free prevents allergic reaction
Cook-Waite Marcaine is a fast-acting, adult local anesthesia by nerve block or infiltration. Marcaine contains 0.
5% bupivacaine hydrochloride and 1:200,000 epinephrine. It activates within 2-10 minutes and lasts 2-3 times longer than mepivacaine and lidocaine, which could reach up to 7 hours in most patients.
The methylparaben-free and non-latex formulation prevents allergic reactions in patients. Marcaine comes in 50 single-dose, 1.8 ml cartridges.