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

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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 ...
 

Can someone in a medically induced coma have a heart while still in the medically induced coma?

Can someone in a medically induced coma have a heart attack while still in the medically induced coma? ...
 

Had stroke. Given treatment. Got second attack and now in coma. Chances of recovery?

out of induced coma , and told us that if he does not wake after 2 weeks that chances are not good ... stroke on left side. They were unable to give the clot busting drug, as it was within one month since ...
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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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Had heart attack and is in induced coma. Suddenly lungs aren t working. What to do to make lungs work?

hi, my friend was put into a medically induced coma yesterday morning after he had two heart ... long roughly could a person be in a coma? what can be done medically to treat his lung problems ...
 

What is the prognosis of removal of breathing tube put due to stroke and medically induced coma?

and angioplasty and put into a medically induced coma Today is day seven since the event. She is flickering her eyes and moving her hand, but not responding to commands. Her nurse said tomorrow they will take out ...
 

Why is hyperthermic induced coma necessary after a CPR?

and she has been placed or will be placed in a hyperthermic induced coma for 24-36 hrs. Is this to let ...
 

Why has the person who had the drug for induced coma have not woken up after stopping medication and on dialysis?

my brtother had complcations after a heart surgery kidneys shut down they used a turbo lung resperator which caused the lungs to be very inflamed.They put him in a drug induced coma , stopped the drugs ...
 

Should we worry if patient has not recovered from drug induced coma after accident?

My husband was put into a drug induced coma a week ago, following a road traffic accident. The sedation was removed on Thursday evening but he still hasn t come round. The staff on ICU don t seem overly ...
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