During the inhalation of laughing gas, you remain conscious and able to breathe on your own and develop a sense of total well-being. When you choose laughing gas, your recovery time is minimal with little to no recollection of the procedure.
Nitrous oxide (laughing gas) is one of several Sedation Dentistry options available to significantly reduce your fears and discomfort.
Benefits of nitrous oxide:
Nitrous oxide is best suited for cases of mild to moderate anxiety and is the most frequently used sedation method. Under nitrous oxide you remain conscious and able to breathe on your own, with a sense of total well-being (euphoria). Patients generally recover quickly, often with little memory of the procedure.