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Dizziness After Anesthesia
I had moles removed yesterday. They were using local anesthesia. I felt fine after the procedure but during the following night i woke up dizzy and been feeling nauseous since then. Is this serious?
See below: This is probably not related to the local anesthesia, that would wear off relatively quickly. If the symptoms persist then talk to your doctor. ...Read moreGet help now ›
A type of dizziness where the patient inappropriately experiences the perception of motion usually due to a dysfunction of the inner ear apparatus. It can be associated with nausea, vomiting and an unsteady gait. Vertigo is classified as either peripheral (inner ear or vestibular problem) or central (injury to the balance centers of ...Read more
After surgery, will my 14 year old son be admitted to the hospital if he is dizzy & confused from anesthesia and stays that way for hours?
Only if needed.: Pediatric patients are much more sensitive to anesthetics than adults. Because of this they can have more severe reactions to anesthesia. Discuss your concerns with your anesthesiologist before the procedure starts. Your child will only be allowed to go home when both the anesthesiologist and you are satisfied with his condition. ...Read moreGet help now ›
I have been using a transdermal scop for anesthesia for 24 hours. I feel dizzy and nauseous. I want the patch off, but i read about withdrawal. Help?
Remove it: The dose is low with the w the scop patch and now its having a paradoxical effect--that is, the side effects are having more of an effect the medically needed effect. We usually take them off the pt before they leave the pacu. ...Read moreGet help now ›
Are the otoconia crystals removed from semicircular canal before the surgeon puts a plug during canal occlusion for bppv vertigo? Anesthesia required?
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Likely no: Depends on type of surgery (i.e. Surgery where dizziness would be a direct complication), but i would say that the anesthesia related effects should have disappeared and if you weren't dizzy after surgery initially, it isn't normal. Contact you surgeon! ...Read moreGet help now ›
Not really: Most would expect you to be feeling pretty good 30 days after a hysterectomy, especially if done vaginally. Pain from the incision should largely be gone and post-op bleeding or spotting should have stopped. Effects from anesthesia should also be gone. Nausea and dizziness are symptoms you should review with your provider..they are likely being caused by something else. ...Read moreGet help now ›
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Dizziness: Dizziness can be caused by several things. You might be dizzy from the anesthesia or from being dehydrated. If so, drink lots of liquids and wait for the effects of the anesthesia to subside. However, vertigo can also be caused by displacement of the tiny structures in the inner ear, in which case an eppley maneuver may be the answer to your dizziness. I've seen it before. ...Read moreGet help now ›
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