(pharmaceutical drug) A crystalline compound C14H22N2O that is used in the form of its hydrochloride as a local anesthetic and as an antiarrhythmic agent.
(pharmaceutical drug) lidocaine.
a local anesthetic (trade names Lidocaine and Xylocaine) used topically on the skin and mucous membranes
Lidocaine, also known as lignocaine and sold under the brand name Xylocaine among others, is a local anesthetic of the amino amide type. It is also used to treat ventricular tachycardia.