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Table 1 Showing the pharmacological data for the two LA groups

From: New Updates Pertaining to Drug Delivery of Local Anesthetics in Particular Bupivacaine Using Lipid Nanoparticles

LA groups Max dose (mg/kg) Duration (h)
Esters
 Chloroprocaine 12 0.5–1
 Procaine 12 0.5–1
 Cocaine 3 0.5–1
 Tetracaine 3 1.5–6
Amides
 Lidocaine 4.5/(7 with epi) 0.75–1.5
 Mepivacaine 4.5/(7 with epi) 1–2
 Prilocaine 8 0.5–1
 Bupivacaine 3 1.5–8
 Ropivacaine 3 1.5–8