Bucan Injection contains Bupivacaine | belongs to Local anaesthetic
Administered by infiltration or by epidural, spinal, or peripheral or sympathetic nerve block as a single injection or repeat injections. Injection should be made slowly. Product containing preservatives should not be used for epidural or caudal block.
Stability: Stored at controlled room temperature. Freezing should be avoided.
Cardiac arrest, hypotension, bradycardia, restlessness, anxiety, nausea, vomiting.
According to patient’s physical status and nature of procedure.
Local infiltration: 0.25% (up to 60 mL). Peripheral nerve block: 0.25% (max 60 mL); 0.5% (max 30 mL).
Epidural block: Surgery, lumbar, 0.5% (max 20 mL); Surgery, caudal, 0.5% (max 30 mL); Children (up to 10 yr) using 0.25% solution, up to lower thoracic (T10) 0.3-0.4 mL/kg, up to mid-thoracic (T6) 0.4-0.8 mL/kg.
Labour: Lumbar, 0.25-0.5% (max 12 mL); Caudal, but rarely used, 0.25-0.5% (max 20 mL).
Sympathetic block: 0.25-0.5% (max 50 mL).
One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location will deliver Bucan 0.50% Injection 5 Ampx10 mL. The details of the licensed pharmacy shall be shared once you request the drugs and the respective pharmacy accepts the your request based on valid prescription and availability.