Laughing gas is an analgesic, or anxiety reducing, substance that may be used during dental treatment. A nasal canula or nose piece is connected to a pump that delivers a mix of oxygen and nitrous oxide. A relaxed or calming feeling is experienced by those that use nitrous oxide, though sometimes tingling in the fingers and toes or a floating sensation is felt. Once the dental procedure is completed, pure oxygen is delivered for 5 minutes to flush out residual nitrous oxide. The effects dissipate almost immediately and one is able to drive home after its use.
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Always a very pleasant experience. This is truly a great small town practice. Everyone knows you and is nice. I always leave with a smile on my face.