After IV Sedation:

  • Have your escort take you home and rest for the remainder of the day.
  • Have an adult stay with you until you’re fully alert.
  • Don’t perform any strenuous or hazardous activities and don’t drive a motor vehicle for the next 24 hours.
  • Don’t eat a heavy meal immediately. If you’re hungry, eat something light, e. g. liquids and toast.
  • If you experience nausea, lie down for a while or drink a glass of water.
  • Don’t drink alcohol for the rest of the day.
  • Take medications as directed by your dentist.
  • If you have any unusual problems, please call our office.