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Are there any opiates found in novocain?

Posted 14 Sep 2011 by fisherwoman1co 3 answers

my daughter is an addict She needed to have her wisdom teeth pulled. The day after she had them out, she went for drug testing. They found a small amount of opiates in her system that were not there the day before surgery. They said it was the novocain. Can this be true?

Does anyone know what 'i' before '-caine' means when talking about a novocain allergy?

Posted 25 May 2013 by kmonroe 2 answers

A patient has had allergy to Novocain and the nurse asks if they should have done a skin test prior to surgery to see what other local anesthetics she was allergic too. The doctor mumbled anything with an "i" before caine??? Does that mean it's safe or not? And what drugs have an ...

Post-Surgery: Lots of Pain Meds, But No Relief?

Posted 27 Aug 2016 by bookworm714 1 answer

I am a young woman in high school. I just had a back surgery for a pilonidal cyst 5 days ago. Note: I had this same surgery a year ago, followed by an 8 month recovery, in case that's important. I am alternating between ibuprofen and tylenol every four hours. Today, I took two tylenol and ...

Full extraction of teeth upper and lowers, nitrous oxide, how much pain during or after?

Posted 8 May 2017 by simplicity93 1 answer

Hello, so 23 yrs old not in best of shape but tomorrow I go in to have all of my teeth removed and immediate dentures put in. It looks like I'm just getting nitrous oxide and novocaine, wanted to be put to sleep but that requries a medical / physical check and would push back the date of ...

What anesthesia drug or antibiotic could cause slight loss of pressure sensation?

Posted 29 Nov 2017 by MaryWV 0 answers

I had hip replacement surgery just over a month ago. Immediately after surgery I was aware of a partial body-wide loss of pressure sensation- a little like the feeling you have when novocaine hasn't completely worn off. It's everywhere: scalp, mouth, torso, and extremities. I'm not ...

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