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How is Carbocaine given?

Carbocaine, whose generic name is mepivacaine, is given as an injection and used almost exclusively in a hospital or clinic setting. The injection is given in the region of the body where numbness is desired. To ensure safety, it must be used only with strict monitoring by a doctor or other medical practitioner.

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