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

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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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Second open heart surgery, valve repair, dialysis. Induced coma or brain dead ?

is on dialysis (which is new). Our questions are: 1. Could this be an induced coma? 2. If so, how typical is this? 3. Is it possible that he was put under anesthesia and went into a coma on his own? 4. Is he brain ...
 

Was placed into induced coma. Has cancer. Need advise?

My friend is in hospital placed into a induced coma , I found him unconscious at home. He has cancer and Im worried please answer asap ...
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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 ...
 

How to retrieve from medically induced coma?

My brother was recently placed in a medically induced coma. The doctors then took him off of all medications hoping that he would wake up. Three days have went by and he still has not woke up. He is a cancer ...
 

What are the effects of medically induced coma?

A 14 year old girl with a blood infection has been in a medically induced coma for 4-5 days. I m wondering if you could tell me the benefits of the coma, how long can she safely be in a coma ...
 

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 ...
 

How long does it take to come round from a induced coma?

How long does it take to come round from a induce coma. It as been a week since he a was put in one. This happened because of a fall while on holiday an he fractured some ribs which puctured his lung. Yesterday he ...
 

How long can a person be kept under medically induced coma?

lapse) but she made it to the hospital and was put into a medically induced coma. I ve read quite a bit ... take her out of the coma in 48 hours. Apparently they started to and then put her in again for another ...
 

How serious is heart attack and being on drug induced coma?

My brother had a heArt attack out of state last night. The nurse said his heart is functioning at 20 percentage. He is breathing on his own but supposedly in a drug induced coma. The nurse said his ...
 

What is the Purpose of induced coma after heart attack?

Why are people put into an induced coma after a heart attack? My friend is 54 yrs old and had a heart attack last night. All I know is that she is in an induced coma and they are going to bring her ...
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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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