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How does nitrous oxide sedation at the dentist make someone feel?

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Dr. Daniel Wolter
Dentistry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Relaxed But Aware

Nitrous oxide removes anxiety and fear, and it relaxes you.
It does not make you fall asleep. You'll still be aware of your surroundings, and you'll be able to respond to questions. You just won't be worried or afraid about what's happening. The recovery from nitrous oxide is almost immediate, so when you're done, you'll be right back to normal. It's good stuff, but not all dentists offer it.

In brief: Relaxed But Aware

Nitrous oxide removes anxiety and fear, and it relaxes you.
It does not make you fall asleep. You'll still be aware of your surroundings, and you'll be able to respond to questions. You just won't be worried or afraid about what's happening. The recovery from nitrous oxide is almost immediate, so when you're done, you'll be right back to normal. It's good stuff, but not all dentists offer it.
Dr. Daniel Wolter
Dr. Daniel Wolter
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Dr. Jonathan Engel
Dentistry

In brief: Like you don't care

It does alter your perception which is enough to make most patients feel comfortable.

In brief: Like you don't care

It does alter your perception which is enough to make most patients feel comfortable.
Dr. Jonathan Engel
Dr. Jonathan Engel
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