Sedation Dentistry with Nitrous Oxide (Laughing Gas)
Laughing gas has been successfully used in medicine for more than 150 years. The nitrous oxide is applied via a special nose mask with a wide range of fragrances. Nitrous oxide attenuates the consciousness and reduces the fear as well as the feeling of pain and has a soothing effect.
Nitrous oxide can be used in the following situations:
A pronounced gag reflex,
Longer lasting procedures,
Older patients or Children from the age of 4.
The advantages of treatments under laughing gas:You remain responsive during the treatment,
Your breathing stays normal,
Sobriety before the treatment is not necessary,
You can even drive home without your car after the procedure.