Nitrous Oxide has been used in sedation dentistry for many years. It is a sweet-smelling, colorless gas that you can breathe without irritation. You receive 50-70% oxygen with no less than 30% nitrous oxide during your treatment. There are many benefits to using nitrous oxide sedation dentistry:
Nitrous oxide sedation dentistry is not recommended for patients who experience respiratory problems such as asthma or COPD. It is also not recommended for women in their first trimester of pregnancy.
If you have any questions regarding Back Bay’s sedation dentistry in D’lberville, MS, give our staff a call today! We are always happy to answer any questions you may have regarding our dental office and treatments.