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Fear of local anaesthetic allergy

I am at the dentist next week to get 4 fillings. I have suddenly become extremely paranoid and worried about becoming allergic to local anaesthetic or even at worst having an...

Does anesthesia put extra stress on the liver?

My dad is a liver patient and is scheduled for a surgery. Are there any risks of getting anesthesia given his medical condition?

How long does anesthesia last?

I am getting local anesthesia for wisdom teeth removal. How long will it last?

Can drinking have any impact on my anesthesia dosage?

I drink alcohol regularly. I am going in for wisdom tooth removal in 2 days and will be given anesthesia. Will my drinking have an impact?

Will my holistic medicine react with anesthesia?

I have to undergo surgery for hemorrhoids. I am taking natural medication for diabetes. Will it react with the anesthesia?

Why was my son given anesthesia for a CT scan?

My son has just been taken in for a CT Scan. He is 3 years old and was given anesthesia for the test. Is it appropriate?

Can three epidurals be a problem?

I am pregnant with my 3 rd child. I have had two C-sections so expecting this to be the same. Will a 3rd epidural be risky?

Can I feel drowsy a week after my anesthesia was delivered?

I was given anesthesia for my DNC a week ago. I am feeling drowsy and very sleep. Can the effect of anesthesia stay this long in the body?

If my anesthesia is delivered in the back, can its traces mix in the spinal fluid?

If I am being given anesthesia for my C-section, is there a chance that the medication would leave traces in my spinal fluid?

What could be the symptoms of an anesthesia overdose? Is it possible?

During surgery how would the surgeon know if the dose of anesthesia is sufficient or more than what the body can take? What happens?

What should I expect during general anesthesia?

I am due for surgery and it’s my first time. What can I expect when I am given general anesthesia?

Are there precautions associated with giving anesthesia for diabetic patients?

My mother in law is heavily diabetic. She has to have a hip bone surgery which will be done under anesthesia. Can there be any counter interactions?

Why do I have numbness in my face after an anesthesia?

I got my wisdom teeth taken out, and I was given anesthesia. I still have numbness in my face after 2 days. What could be wrong? Or is this normal?

How will I know if I am allergic to anesthesia?

I have to undergo a surgery for where I will be given anesthesia. Is there a way to know if I am allergic to anesthesia or not?

How does anesthesia work on the body?

I am curious to know how exactly does anesthesia work on sedating the body? Also what are the risks involved in anesthesia administration?

What are the risks of anesthesia for a patient suffering from COPD?

The doctor wants to do a bronchoschopy for my father who is a COPD patient. The doctor says the procedure will be done giving him anesthesia. Will his condition have any risks...

Is it risky to undergo anesthesia with a common cold?

I am due for a D&C for which the doctor will have to administer anesthesia. I have a bad cold, should I postpone the procedure?

I am planning to pierce my nose. Is there an ointment that I can apply to numb the area and ease the pain?

I am getting my nose pierced tomorrow. Can you please recommend some kind of an ointment which will ease the pain while piercing?

I had a root canal treatment and my inner cheek is swollen. Is it normal?

I had a root canal treatment about 3 hours ago. The doctor gave me 3 anesthesia injections. My inside cheek still feels very numb and is swollen. Is it a normal reaction? For...

Can anesthesia interact with breast milk?

I am 29 years old and I have a baby who is 1 years old. I recently underwent a DNC for which I was given anesthesia. Can I breastfeed him again, or should I wait a little while?...

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