A local anesthetic of the amide type now generally used for surface anesthesia. It is one of the most potent and toxic of the long-acting local anesthetics and its parenteral use is restricted to spinal anesthesia. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1006)

Nupercaine - Pharmacology:

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.

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Chemical structure:
N N N O O H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H C20H29N3O2 2D chemical structure C20H29N3O2 SVG | 2D structure Dibucaine chemical names, chemical properties, classification C20H29N3O2