DrugBank ID: db00281
DrugCentral: lidocaine
Synonymous :2-(diethylamino)-2’,6’-acetoxylidide | 2-(diethylamino)-n-(2,6-dimethylphenyl)acetamide | alpha-diethylamino-2,6-dimethylacetanilide | lidocaína | lidocaina | lidocaine | lidocainum | lignocaine | α-diethylamino-2,6-dimethylacetanilide

Drug Sentece Context

Table 1. Analysis of context sentence of lidocaine gene in 4 abstracts.

pmid sentence
32335946 Given the current pandemic situation of COVID-19, the Japan Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society issued the recommendation for gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopy based on the status of COVID-19 as of April 9, 2020, in Japan: (i) indications for GI endoscopy in the pandemic of COVID-19; (ii) practical protective equipment for medical personnel depending on the risk for COVID-19; (iii) preprocedural management, such as pharyngeal local anesthesia using lidocaine spray which has a potential to generate the aerosols; (iv) ideal settings of the endoscopy room including the numbers of the staff and the patients; (v) postprocedural management, such as undressing and follow-up of the patients, as well as the involved staff, were documented to fit the practical scenarios in GI endoscopy, with the available data in Japan and the world.
32505070 Lidocaine, a local analgesic and anti-arrhythmic, is known for its anti-inflammatory actions and has been used to reduce cough and improve respiratory symptoms in severe asthmatic patients. […] It is proposed that nebulized lidocaine might be beneficial in reducing cytokines, protecting patients’ lungs and improving outcomes in COVID-19 patients when administered via inhalation as an adjunctive treatment for severe respiratory symptoms in patients fighting the novel Coronavirus.
32942792 This review shows an overall lack of significant difference between lidocaine alone and lidocaine with steroids in epidural injections. […] Thus, it is concluded that local anesthetic with lidocaine may be utilized for epidural injections, with appropriate patient selection and steroids reserved for non-responsive patients with local anesthetic and with significant radiculitis.