Propofol

What is Propofol?

It is a anesthetic drug used for induction and maintenance of anesthesia . It causes reduced awareness and helps reduce anxiety.

Questions and answers on "Propofol"

I had a novasure ablation 8 months ago with general anesthesia one being propofol. Within 2 days i developed anxiety and insomnia. No one was able...

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Thank you for your query. I can understand your concerns.
Side effects of propofol are

CV: Myocardial ischemia; hypotension; bradycardia;...

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On monday I Decided(very stupidly I might add) to trip on some cough medicine. now, this may sound very stupid but after reading several pages...

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Propofol is a versatile drug, achieving sedation and anaesthesia. Valium only a sedative. If your oral surgeon planned to extract all four wisdom...

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I was give propofol for a procedure and was curious how long it normally takes patients to actually wake up. I was apparently in the recovery room...

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I recently received an email alert that Hospira propofol?(the anesthetic) was being recalled. My dr said that was settled in 2012, but the article...

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I have a close friend that was in a serious auto accident ... brain buise is what they have told us. He has been sedated with propofol now on...

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My son was intubated because he went in to a myxe dema coma. I was a stickler about keepin him on propofol because he had been HARD to extubate...

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the meanings of BBS and ETCO2 on an anesthesia record and is it normal to just have propofol and no pain meds for colonoscopy . I'm a little...

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is it normal to have only propofol without an analgesic for a colonoscopy I'm just trying to understand the anesthesia record. Under Anesthesia,...

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I had a colonoscopy at 7.am. this morning. The procedure lasted about 15-20 minutes. Propofol was the anesthesia used for the procedure. Needles to...

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