Group: Anesthesia

Which anesthetics and painkillers are okay to use if you have carcinoid?

October 17, 2015

Morphine is okay for carcinoid patients but epinephrine is not since it can provoke carcinoid crisis. Epinephrine is sometimes used with local anesthesia to prolong the anesthesia by causing vasoconstriction. Novocain and other local anesthesia …