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Why does Propofol burn SO bad when injected?

Posted 7 Aug 2013 by Rixiesmom 15 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 - A friend of mine had surgery three years ago.since then she hasn't been the?

Posted 2 Nov 2016 by Garrylarry 0 answers

... same.initially,she couldn't eat and lost a lot of weight. She cried at the drop of a hat and was very depressed. She had propofol for surgery. Doctors can't help her except to medicate her. Her personality is subdued. She's not the same. Has anyone had anything like this happen?

I have had many EGD done before and they always have given me propofol and have never had a problem?

Posted 18 May 2016 by bbrawley3 0 answers

... it usually takes sec for me to be out of it. Today I had another one and it took them more than 5 minutes to get me out. They had to keep giving me more and everyone in the room couldn't believe I was still awake. So why would this time be different from all my other ones?

Side effect of propofol?

Posted 3 Apr 2016 by WANTINGTOLEARN 0 answers

After a routine colonoscopy I started fits of sneezing in the recovery room which lasted all day,my eyes were irritated and tearing,my sinuses were painful and running nose. When I woke up this am,the symptoms were pretty much gone. What was this about?

Anyone have full body convulsions with propofol?

Posted 3 Dec 2015 by Bunnygirl2015 2 answers

In recovery room after last 3 abdominal surgeries/procedures, I have done full body pike situps (folding in half, knees to nose), requiring recovery room staff to hold me down. Was relieved after an hour or so by benadryl. Propofol was the drug potentially responsible for reaction. My breathing ...

Odd feelings several days after shoulde surgery involving propofol?

Posted 27 Oct 2015 by Marasmom 1 answer

Surgery October 22. Nerve block in shoulder and propofol. I do not remember too much about that or the next day. Slept a lot for 3 days. Now 4 days out, I'm dizzy, picture of tv is vibrating. Women singing gives me the chills or something similar. Irritable. Smells and carsickness. Any one ...

Is it possible to fight propofol sedation?

Posted 5 Aug 2015 by drdm2626 0 answers

i was given propofol sedation for an endoscopy, I suffered uvula necrosis as a result. They never said anything till I showed them the damage. They then said I fought the sedation. This is not in the medical record and is very suspicious as damage control.

Is it safe to have propofol two days in a row for minor procedures?

Posted 20 Apr 2015 by Nanbar 1 answer

One is only twenty minutes to half an hour; the other, perhaps forty minutes.

How long should one fast before having propofol?

Posted 1 Apr 2015 by Howard in CT 1 answer

I am having outpatient surgery for removal of a scalp lesion.

Specifically wwho may adminster propofol other than a physician or an anesthesiologist?

Posted 23 Mar 2015 by Linda Peach 1 answer

Can a nurse without a physician present administer propofol?

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

Posted 19 Dec 2013 by countingthedays 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

Does propofol intensify flash backs from PTSD during wake up in recovery?

Posted 27 Sep 2014 by Gizmo 09 2 answers

Since June of 24, 2013 my then 22 year old daughter who has a history of asthma,PTSD,ADHD,DEPRESSION and possible BIPOLAR was put in a medicine induced comma and ventilated after an asthma attack on the 21, same month she was given propofol then and all of her tracheal surgerys and g-tube surgerys ...

Propofol - How long do allergy symptoms last?

Posted 9 Aug 2014 by Newlite04 1 answer

I was given propofol for a procedure and within 2 hours I bagan having allergy symptoms such as runny nose, sneezing (or feeling like I have to sneeze) and my left eye watering constantly. So far this is far more miserable than the pain from procedure.

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