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We found 32 questions associated with the 'Propofol' topic.

Why does Propofol burn SO bad when injected?

Posted 7 Aug 2013 34 answers

I went for a colonoscopy yesterday. All I can remember is screaming because of the horrific pain at the Propofol insertion site. The Dr. Told me there would be " a little burning"! Had I not fallen asleep I would have pulled the line out. I am not a baby with no pain tolerance, but this ...

Propofol vs versed?

Posted 9 Jul 2013 13 answers

is there a big difference between these two medications? going for the colonoscopy and was wondering if i had a choice which should i ask for. i have had versed before during some cortisone injections in my back and never had problems. im afraid if they only offer propofol as a choice i might not ...

Propofol - how long can side effects last?

Posted 3 Nov 2009 2 answers

my dad has been in the hospital for 3 week's and he was on the vent for 2 week's they used propoful he is not sudated any more but still can't move he has a tiaq in his neck they tell me now he has had some brain injury

Can propofol cause person not to remember things even after the initail proceedure?

Posted 5 Dec 2011 2 answers

I was given propofol at the hospital for a broken wrist. The very next day I had some sort of episode, in which I could not remember any of the events that had taken place. It felt like total amnesia. It was hard to believe anyone telling me the events that had taken place since I had no ...

How long does it take to wake from Propofol after being on it for 12 days?

Posted 19 Dec 2013 3 answers

husband had a massive brain bleed due to coumadin. Been sedated with propofol for 12days now, turned off and waiting for him to wake

What happens if a person drinks propofol?

Posted 6 Oct 2011 2 answers

I'm writing a murder mystery. Wondering if a villain could pour a few cc's into a Coca Cola and how long before a victim dies?

Propofol - Cough fits and depression?

Posted 27 Jun 2013 3 answers

Did anyone have coughing fits after propofol was administered? As I was getting sleepy I heard far away coughs, only to realize it was me. I sat up and continued coughing as I felt some sort of invisible ball going up GI tract. After putting my head back on pillow I felt sleep take over Also, did ...

What does versed/propofol feel like right before you fall asleep?

Posted 24 Oct 2015 2 answers

I have an extreme phobia of anesthesia and I was wondering what it feels like two seconds before you fall asleep and when you wake up.

Is propofol a benzodeozapen?

Posted 25 Jun 2013 4 answers

Why did I experience such severe pain in arm with IV where Propofol was injected?

Posted 13 Aug 2013 1 answer

The last thing I remember was the anesthesiologist telling me I may feel "a slight sunburn feeling at site of injection." All I can think of is remembering screaming in pain like I have never experienced in all my life. Yesi was asleep within 30 seconds, maybe less, but I have to have the ...

Propofol - Is temporary paralysis considered a side effect of this drug?

Posted 6 Mar 2014 2 answers

Had a recent procedure, first time using propofol. Could not stand or walk when being discharged from the surgery center. Is this normal, has anyone else had this effect?

Can I refuse Propofol or any hypnotic sedative before receiving general anesthesia?

Posted 1 Oct 2009 2 answers

What are substitutes? When should I speak to the anesthesiologist?

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