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Suboxone And Anesthesia
I'm having tumesc lipo and the preop oral sedation is Xanax (alprazolam) and Vicodin. I'm hypersensitive to meds. Is this combo safe to take?
At certain doses..: Narcotics and benzodiazepines can work together to suppress your breathing, which would be bad. However small amounts of each works well together for preoperative medicine. If you are concerned, take a half of each pill. ...Read more
Can respiratory therapists administer anesthesia under supervision of a anesthesiologist and start ivs and give injections?
Why will detox and rehab facilities refuse to admit me to detoxification im on 100 mgs of methadone and I'm still using both heroin and cocaine?
Antidepressants and Anesthesia. I'm on Reboxetine (norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor ) and have a twilight anesthetic (colonoscopy) on 23rd. safe?
Anesthesia : There should be no problem with your procedure. Make sure they know what medications you are taking. Colonoscopies while on medications such as yours are common place without side effects. Best wishes. ...Read more
I'm having IV sedation and nitrous oxide for my wisdom teeth extraction, will i be awake and aware of all that's going on?
Minimal: Everyone reacts differently to medications whether taken by mouth, inhaled, or by iv. Iv sedation and nitrous is a fairly common technique. Although you are receiving nitrous oxide and IV meds, the depth of sedation can vary depending on your metabolism as well as the concentration of nitrous administered and the amount of IV meds you receive. Most patients have very little recall. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
History of ponv with both general and spinal anesth w/morphine and highly opiate intolerant. What anesth options are left for total hip replacement?
Hip fracture: You seemed to have experienced hypotension and pov from Morphine Sulfate and inhalational agents. Your anesthesiologist can use a continous lumbar plexus block and total intravenous anesthesia. If they are not good with regional techniques , use inhalational agents with a cocktail of antiemetics : scopolamine patch , promethazine/inapsine/zofran and adequate hydration. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 7 more doctor answers
Is it possible to do IV sedation (twilight) instead of general anesthesia (unconscious) for impacted wisdom teeth?
Yes: Most oral surgeons i know do use IV sedation instead of general anesthesia for impacted wisdom teeth. Which is the best way to go depends on how many teeth they are removing, how difficult they expect the procedure to be, and your personal preference. Speak to your oral surgeon about which option is best for you. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is Conscious oral sedation for dental procedure in children safe? They will be using demerol (meperidine hydrochloride)? Any risks?
Nothing is 100% safe: But, this is not something you need to fret over. Dentist w/ experience in the pediatric population are very experienced and - next to a parent - they have all the reasons in the world to be very careful. Ask for reassurance since your worries are important too - even if unneeded. Get instructions for before/after and good info. Best! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
IV Sedation VS Nitrous Oxide Sedation with Local Anesthetic Which one you would use, safer, popular for dental implant on back teeth.
Severe neuro reactions to local anesthesia half of a small vial carbocaine separately also epinephrine TIA under gen anesth what is safe at dentist
Two Ideas: You may want to try to find a dentist with experience using the biolase iplus hard and soft tissue dental laser. With most patients, using this laser cavities can be cleaned and prepared for a dental restoration painlessly. If any drugs are to be used, with your history, then treatment in a hospital with a dental service is advisable, so appropriate medical assistance is available. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Rhinoplasty Sedativ: Rhinoplasty sedative nose surgery is usually done on an outpatient basis in a surgery center. The procedure can be done under local anesthesia with intravenous sedation, or under general anesthesia. Patients requiring grafts typically require general anesthesia. https://pacificcenterplasticsurgery.com/procedures/face/nose-reshaping/. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Medical detox off methadone, morphine, lorazepam 2 get on Suboxone how do they keep you comfortable if benzos can't be used?
Anxiety Suboxone: It sounds like you've had trouble with benzo's if so you should not go back on them. People think there is an absolute contraindication for using benzo's with suboxone , there isn't. Anyone using suboxone should be in some talk therapy the talk therapy should be aimed at helping you calm down. The suboxone itself has a lot of calming attributes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer