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Action/use of NITROUS OXIDE

Suppresses pain in the CNS Common in dental procedures and surgeries

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Side/adverse effects of NITROUS OXIDE

Adverse signs of stage 2 (start to get restless/moaning/groaning)

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Classification of MIDAZOLAM (Versed)

TC: sedative hypnotic antianxietyPC: schedule IV (may cause dependence) benzodiazepine

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Action/use of MIDAZOLAM (Versed)

Enhances GABAAnxiolytic, amnesia, sedation

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Side/adverse effects of MIDAZOLAM (Versed)

Slows respiratory rate*Black box warning for respiratory depression

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Classification of FENTANYL (Sublimaze)

TC: AnalgesicPC: Opioid

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Action/use of FENTANYL (Sublimaze)

Binds to opioid receptor and inhibits pain pathways

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Side/adverse effects of FENTANYL (Sublimaze)

Drowsiness, nausea, vomiting

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Classification of PROPOFOL (Diprivan)

TC: General anestheticPC: Rapid acting, general anesthesia

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Action/use of PROPOFOL (Diprivan)

Used for conscious sedation, inhibits sympathetic nerve activity

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Side/adverse effects of PROPOFOL (Diprivan)

Pain at the injection site, low BP, slow respirations

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Classifications of SUCCINYLCHOLINE (Anectine)

TC: Nueromuscular blocker, skeletal muscle paralytic drugPC: Acetylcholine receptor blocker, depolarizing blocker

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Action/use of SUCCINYLCHOLINE (Anectine)

Acts on cholinergic receptor sitesBlocks acetylcholine and causes muscle weakness

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Side/adverse effects of SUCCINYLCHOLINE (Anectine)

Can cause paralysisHypotensionUrinary retention