Scientific Name: Dyclonine
Brand Name: Dyclopro, Sucrets
Company Owner: Astrazeneca lp
Mechanism Of Action Local anesthetics block both the initiation and conduction of nerve impulses by decreasing the neuronal membrane’s permeability to sodium ions. This reversibly stabilizes the membrane and inhibits depolarization, resulting in the failure of a propagated action potential and subsequent conduction blockade.
Description of the Drug: Dyclonine is an topical anesthetic used prior to examination to suppress the gag reflex or for pain relief from canker sores and fever blisters.
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Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB00645