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Subject: Local anesthetic, Procaine
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CAS number 644-26-8
PubChem 10767
ChemSpider 10312 YesY
KEGG D07454 YesY
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Molecular formula C14H21NO2
Molar mass 235.32204
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Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C, 100 kPa)
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Amylocaine was the first synthetic local anesthetic. It was synthesized and patented under the name Stovaine by Ernest Fourneau at the Pasteur Institute in 1903.[1] It was formerly used mostly in spinal anesthesia.[2]

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