C18H30N2O2
butacaine utacaine n. a white crystalline ester ({C18H30N2O2}) that is applied to mucous membranes as a topical anesthetic. Chemically it is 3-(di-n-butylamino)-1-propanol 4-aminobenzoate ({H2N.C6H4.CO.O.(CH2)3N(C4H9)2}). It is usually used as the sulfate salt.

Syn: butacaine sulfate. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • butacaine — utacaine n. a white crystalline ester ({C18H30N2O2}) that is applied to mucous membranes as a topical anesthetic. Chemically it is 3 (di n butylamino) 1 propanol 4 aminobenzoate ({H2N.C6H4.CO.O.(CH2)3N(C4H9)2}). It is usually used as the sulfate …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • H2NC6H4COOCH23NC4H92 — butacaine utacaine n. a white crystalline ester ({C18H30N2O2}) that is applied to mucous membranes as a topical anesthetic. Chemically it is 3 (di n butylamino) 1 propanol 4 aminobenzoate ({H2N.C6H4.CO.O.(CH2)3N(C4H9)2}). It is usually used as… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • butacaine sulfate — [byo͞ot′ə kān΄] n. a colorless, crystalline substance, (C18H30N2O2) 2·H2SO4, used as a local anesthetic, esp. on mucous membranes * * * …   Universalium

  • butacaine — bu·ta·caine byüt ə .kān, .byüt ə n a local anesthetic that is an ester of para aminobenzoic acid and is applied in the form of its white crystalline sulfate (C18H30N2O2)2·H2SO4 to mucous membranes …   Medical dictionary

  • butacaine sulfate — [byo͞ot′ə kān΄] n. a colorless, crystalline substance, (C18H30N2O2) 2·H2SO4, used as a local anesthetic, esp. on mucous membranes …   English World dictionary

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