Journal of IMAB - Annual Proceeding (Scientific Papers)
Publisher: Peytchinski, Gospodin Iliev
ISSN: 1312 773X (Online)
Issue: 2015, vol. 21, issue 1
Subject Area: Dental Medicine
Pages: 728-731
DOI: 10.5272/jimab.2015211.728
Published online: 19 March 2015

J of IMAB 2015 Jan-Mar;21(1):728-731
Hristo DaskalovCorresponding Autor, Atanaska Dinkova, Martin Drangov.
Department of Oral Surgery, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Medical University - Plovdiv, Bulgaria.

A significant problem in the dental medicine is pain alleviation. Many studies in the dental anesthesiology result in the production of new agents for locoregional anesthesia.
Objective: This article aim to present the results of the last studies on the effect of the local anesthetics used in the oral surgery on patients with cardiovascular diseases.
Material: A general review of the existing literature on the effect of the adrenaline, included as vasoconstrictor in the local anesthetics, used in patients with cardiovascular diseases is made. The benefits of vasoconstrictors for the quality of the anesthetic effect are proven.
A small amount of adrenaline in the anesthetic solution does not result in complications development in patients with controlled cardiovascular diseases. Articaine is recommended agent of first choice for local anesthesia in the oral surgery.

Key words: locoregional anesthesia, adrenaline, cardiovascular diseases, Articaine,

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Daskalov H, Dinkova A, Drangov M. LOCAL ANESTHETICs IN PATIENTS WITH CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES. J of IMAB. 2015 Jan-Mar;21(1):728-731. doi:

Correspondence to: Hristo Daskalov, DMD, DDS, PhD. Oral Surgery Department, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Medical University, Plovdiv, Bulgaria; 11, Opalchenska Str., 4000 Plovdiv, Bulgaria; E-mail:

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Received: 16 January 2015
Published online: 19 March 2015

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