Nitrous Oxide Dentistry
Nitrous oxide is a safe and effective sedative agent that is mixed with oxygen and inhaled through a small mask that fits over your nose to help you relax.
Nitrous oxide is famously known as “laughing gas”.
The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) recognizes nitrous oxide/oxygen inhalation as a safe and effective technique to reduce anxiety, produce analgesia, and enhance effective communication between a patient and healthcare provider.
Nitrous Oxide dentistry for kids:
Yes, you heard it right! Nitrous oxide dentistry is massively used as a part of pediatric dentistry treatments, The effects of nitrous oxide are very mild and It is safe and quickly eliminated from the body.
Your child remains awake and can continue to interact with the dentist. When the gas is turned off, the effects goes off very quickly.
The dentist will give your child oxygen for a few minutes after treatment. This helps to flush the child's body of any remaining gas.
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