What is Nitrous Oxide Sedation?

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Yes, nitrous oxide sedation is very safe with minimal side effects. Most patients experience only mild symptoms like nausea or dizziness, which subside quickly.

Yes, one of the benefits of nitrous oxide is its quick recovery time, allowing you to resume normal activities, including driving, almost immediately after your dental appointment.

You will feel relaxed and comfortable. While you remain awake and able to communicate, the sedative helps alleviate anxiety and enhances the effectiveness of local anesthetics for better pain control.

It is ideal for anxious patients, those with a strong gag reflex, children, and patients with special needs seeking a stress-free dental experience.