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How long does it take to wake up after a drug induced coma?

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How long does it take to come out of induced coma?

My mom was put in a induced coma to stop her seizures now they are trying to wake her but she won't wake up how long can it take ...
 

How long does a patient stay in an induced coma?

How long should a patient stay in an induced coma that has had status epilepticus seizures? When do you try and wean them off of the sedative to see if they will respond and are still in there ...
 

What is the purpose of induced coma?

In November of last year I went through CHF and they put me through a medically induced coma I don ... was pregnant so they put me through a medically induced coma they told me I had over 13 liters of fluid on my ...
 

Is medically-induced coma a common practice after a stroke?

induced coma . I just so concerned. Is this something that is normally done and Why? ...
 

Have low BP. Was in drug induced coma. On anti seizure medicines. Are these the cause of low BP?

Hi, Dr. XXXXXXX . my BP is on the low side why is it identified as "soft"?? I was in a drug induced coma for 18 days, wow, 13 years ago now for viral encephilitis , and remain on anti seizure meds. Does ...
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How long to come round from an induced coma?

the cyst (malignant tumor) removed. They coma induced her since she was admitted until 3 days ago. How long would it take for her to gain conciousness? Could familiar sounds/noises help her to wake up? Thanks ...
 

Artery severed, holes in colon, kidneys and intestines after bullet shot. In drug induced coma. Survival chances?

. Been in Drug induced coma for a week, we are waiting for him to wake up....how long should it take for him to wake and/or what are his survival rate vitals are good ...
 

Bleeding in brain due to hitting head, put on induced coma, on ventilator. Had seizures when off ventilator. What to do ?

the drugs for induced coma 3 days ago and she still has not awakened. She does move her toes from time to time when we talk to her but nothing else. How long does it take to awaken after something like? I do ...
 

In induced coma. Diagnosed as intracranial hemorrhage. How long will coma last?

My boyfriend has been in an induced coma since 12/27/12 after he was found nonresponsive at his ... to help me understand? How long will he be in a coma? What is recovery going to be like? thank you ...
 

Put in a drug induced coma, now have hoarse slot, sensitive lungs. What happened ?

I was put in a drug induced coma after going to emergency room.I felt like I was not feeling any ventilation.I told them to fan me and that s the last I remember.I get hoarse slot now lungs are sensitive ...
 

On antibiotics after med induced coma breathing, on steroid. Stuffy nose, cough and headache. What to do ?

I was in icu in June 2012 with ARDS with med induced coma breathing tube etc. got out a week and a half after being admitted. however been on 9 rounds of anitbotics. not on them now, been on steriods ...
 

Brain damage severe, medically induced coma, dialated pupils, reacts to pain. Prognosis?

my friend has been in a medically induced coma for a week and a half now following a car accident ... and when certain people talk to her, her icp goes up. what does all this mean and how does it affect her ...
 

Had heart attack, into medically induced coma. Having seizures. Chances of brain damage?

induced coma . I read some basic info on it and why it is done. Now my main question is why do patients have seizures during these types of comas and how does affect the brain? Is it normal for the siezures ...
 

Heart working less, family history of blood clots, on drug induced coma. Chances of survival?

him in a drug induced coma and dropped his temp to 32c they are going to warm him back up today 24hrs ...
 

Child often complains of tiredness, avoids physical activity. History of induced coma during birth. Relevant?

to be resusitated and placed on phenobarbital and dilatin and put in a drug induced coma for the first week of his ...
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How long does it take a person to wake up from a drug induced coma?
HI It depends on the drug used and patient's Kidney status. Kindly mention what drug was used to induce coma and for what reason coma was induced . Also patient's Serum Creatinine level .
 
How long does it take for someone to wake up from induced coma after sedatives have stopped been administrated?
HI It depends on what kind of sedatives used , condition of patient before coma and reason for inducing coma , and patient's kidney status . Kindly let me know the details and I shall be able to tell you how long it may take .
 
How long does it take for someone to wake up from an induced coma after the sedatives have stopped been administrated?
Hi Kindly let me know which sedative has been used. Awaiting your response Take Care Best Regards Dr Deepak Kishore
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