Hexylcaine

Hexylcaine

Hexylcaine
Systematic (IUPAC) name
1-cyclohexylaminopropan-2-yl benzoate
Pharmacokinetic data
Biological half-life <10 minutes
Identifiers
CAS Registry Number  YesY
ATC code None
PubChem CID:
IUPHAR/BPS
DrugBank  YesY
ChemSpider  YesY
UNII  YesY
KEGG  YesY
ChEMBL  YesY
Chemical data
Formula C16H23NO2
Molecular mass 261.359 g/mol
 YesY   

Hexylcaine hydrochloride, also called cyclaine (Merck) or osmocaine, is a short-acting local anesthetic. It acts by inhibiting sodium channel conduction. Overdose can lead to headache, tinnitus, numbness and tingling around the mouth and tongue, [[convulsion