Local Anesthesia

What is the Use of Sedation for Root Canal Therapy?

Typically, conscious sedation with topical anesthetics, inhalation sedatives like nitrous oxide and IV sedatives may be used to make the patient feel comfortable during the root canal.

Is Dental Anesthesia Safe During Pregnancy? Let’s See Options

Use of dental anaesthetics is strictly prohibited for the first trimester. Follwoing which, local anaesthesia is considered safe in dentistry for pregnant women

What is a Dental Nerve Block? Know Everything About It

A dental nerve block is an effective way to manage orofacial pain without distorting the anatomy of a wound and to carry out painful dental treatments easily and comfortably.

Different Anesthesia Options for Wisdom Teeth Removal

If you go for wisdom teeth extraction, your dentist will let you know various types of anesthesia options available such as sedation anesthesia, local anesthesia, general anesthesia, etc.

Side Effects of Local Anesthesia in Dental Treatment

Local anesthesia is made up of several components as the local anesthetic drug, i.e. ester or amide, vasoconstrictor, and antioxidant. In some people, any one or more components can cause systemic side effects and allergies, though rare.

Local Anesthesia in Dentistry – Purpose, Usage & Risks

Local Anesthesia in dentistry is common and various dentists use it for many procedures on a daily basis. Lignocaine or Lidocaine is the most commonly used Local anesthetic agent. Use of local anesthesia is mandatory for dental procedures like root canal therapy and tooth extraction.

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