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Propofol conscious sedation

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Dr.  Rakesh Madhyastha MD

I had an endoscopy today under proforol sedation for maybe twenty minutes. I took two 25mg Benadryl later because I thought I was having a reaction to food. Is that safe? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha ( Nephrologist)
Dr. Swarnava Dattagupta MD

I had a colonoscopy at 12 noon yesterday. Propofol was used for sedation. It is now 5AM the day after and I have been unable to get any sleep. No pain or other symptoms. Can Propofol be the culprit ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Swarnava Dattagupta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Rishu Saxena MD

I had an EGD yesterday. (Upper GI scope) for chronic severe GERD . Evidentially, they had a hard time sedating me and had to give me more than usual. Today I woke up w/ continuous palpitations ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rishu Saxena ( Cardiologist)
Dr.  Shafi Ullah Khan MD

Hi I'm a having a bronchoppy and use Mac sedation w propofol is there other drugs that do same ... wantbthe sedation to last longer I'm a double lung transplant patient I have a medical question in... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shafi Ullah Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Mahaveer Patil MD

Yes, my husband had surgery this pm to put a plate on a broken tibia . He was given propofol as a sedative and when he awoke, he had a lot of pain and shaking. He received torodal and fentanyl through ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mahaveer Patil ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

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Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

as great, but Propofol requires deeper sedation without any guarantee of the ability to communicate if pain ... reactions to sedation medications. Fentanyl makes me vomit nearly uncontrollably, Versed... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr.  Ahmad Nazzal MD

was also told that I shouldn t be afraid of being sedated with Propofol again. I was extremely lucky ...During a colonoscopy using Propofol, I stopped breathing, my body spasmed and my mouth couldn ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ahmad Nazzal ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Kerry Pottinger MD

I have severe allergies to benzodiazeines (midazolam/versed etc) and also allergies to propofol ... to bleeding. Won t even attempt to any sedation after my first 2 near death experiences. How can I assure ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kerry Pottinger ( Anesthesiologist)
Dr.   C H Ranjith Kumar MD

I had a screening colonoscopy yesterday, and all results are clear. I was sedated with propofol (sp?) and woke up coughing quite a bit. Coughing was nonproductive, although last night I coughed up a very... View answer

Answered by : Dr. C H Ranjith Kumar ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Endri Katro MD

I had a colonoscopy last Monday. Propofol was used for sedation. Ever since the procedure I feel ... slow. How long can propofol stay in the system? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Endri Katro ( General Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.   Deepak Kishore Kaltari MD

Hi Propofol is short acting IV anaesthetic drug. The reversal may take a longer time depending on dose given in those individual with renal failure. Take Care

Dr.  Ashok Kumar MD

It is as harmful as in past.