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Does Local Anesthesia Make You High If It Gets In Your Blood
I had a lower back lipoma removed under local anesthesia two weeks ago and since then I have been having blood pooling , causing painful pressure?
Dont feel a part of my head(occipito-parietal, left side) for 2 weeks now.Its like having a local anesthesia or stopped blood circulation.No headaches!
I have low blood pressure and heart palpitations. Wondering if correcting only the tip re: rhinoplasty could be done w/ local anesthesia.
Alcohol and local: No, it does not.Get a more detailed answer ›
Depends on the drug: It is not recommended to use street drugs prior to any anesthetic. Any procedure involving local anesthetic could potentially require further sedation or general anesthesia and interaction with street drugs could be dangerous. You should not take any prior to a procedure and you should let your anesthesiologist know if you have. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Different medication: The word "anesthesia" can be confusing. It applies to many different drugs that prevent responses to pain. Drugs like Lidocaine and novocaine are injected with a needle to numb an area: this is "local" anesthesia. Other drugs that are given through an iv--such as Propofol or sodium pentothal--and anesthesia gases that you breathe produce general anesthesia and complete unconsciousness. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Depends...: On what kind of mentoplasty you are talking about. Chin implants can be inserted with good local anesthesia and light sedation (in the right kind of patient.) if you are talking about a genioplasty (where the bone of the chin is cut and moved), this requires a general anesthetic. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
See below: Probably the general anesthetic would be more expensive, but it depends on where it is done. In an operating room you would also be paying the hospital charges for the or, as well as the nurses. The cost of the actual anesthetic would be on top of this. ...Read moreSee 5 more doctor answers
Procedure dependent: The variables include the procedure, the patient, the medical history, surgeon preference, and the location. The biggest factor is the procedure iteself. Some procedures are okay under local anesthesia, with or without sedation. Other procedures cannot be done without general anesthesia. Some procedures may be done under regional (spinal/epidural or block) anesthesia. It just depends... ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Should get better!: Any time a needle is inserted, it will cause some tenderness and bruising. There is an inflammatory response because the body interprets the needle stick as an injury. Try a heating pad, gentle stretching exercises, and a nonsteroidal pain reliever such as Ibuprofen if your doctor oks it and you have no contraindication such as kidney problems. It should feel better soon! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I consider it so: Many years ago we did not use a local for fear it would somehow injure the nerves and prevent normal function later.We got over it, and now i only do it without by special request.(last time it was a doctors kid after we started using locals, ? Odd but true). ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Yes, but...: Yes, but pain is preventable. Giving local anesthesia itself may produce pain, and dilation of the cervix, even more so. A discussion with your physician about the liberal use of IV pain medications and sedatives before any procedure should occur prior to the procedure so you have the best chance of knowing what to expect (and you'll be able to tell how your doctor approaches pain management. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Local anesthetic: Not at all, the term local anesthesia can include moderate sedation, many procedures are done under local anesthesia, it also depends on your personality type. ...Read more
How you apply: Local anesthesia you in inject under the skin . Topical anesthesia is also a form local anesthesia where you apply on the surface, of mucous membrane , like nose spray.Skin does not absorb , so you have to inject under the skin. Both are local anesthesia how you give it differentiates ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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