Formula: Mepivacaine 3%

Indication: In short-term procedures and in cases where the patient has a contraindication for the use of vasoconstrictor.


Expected time of action Maxillary Infiltration Inferior Alveolar Nerv Block
Dental pulp     25 min.     40 min.
Soft Tissue     90 min.     165 min.


*Approximate times

Adaptation of items:

Yagiela JA. Local anesthetics. In: Yagiela JA, Neidle EA, Dowd FJ, editors. Pharmacology and therapeutics for dentistry. 4th ed. St. Louis: Mosby; 1998. p. 217-34.
 Yagiela JA. Local anesthetics. In: Dionne RA, Phero JC, Becker DE, editors. Pain and anxiety control in dentistry. Philadelphia: W.B. Saun- ders; 2002. p. 78-96. Haas DA. Drugs in dentistry. In: Compendium of pharmaceuticals and specialties (CPS). 37th ed. Canadian Pharmaceutical Association; 2002. p. L26-L29.


Presentation:Box with 50 cartridges blister packed..

Reg No.: 517M98 SSA IV

Cartridge Options: Polypropylene and Glass