Per-Operative Instructions for IV Sedation

  • You may NOT take a taxi, bus or drive yourself home following IV Sedation. Your escort/driver may NOT leave the office during your procedure.  You may be required to be monitored at home for the first 24 hours.  

  • NO FOOD OR DRINK AFTER MIDNIGHT. This includes gum and mints. Please brush your teeth, but DO NOT swallow the water.

  • No contact lenses, nail polish, acrylic nails, or jewelry. 

  • Wear a short sleeve shirt and flat shoes (no sandals). 

  • Do not wear your hair in a high ponytail. 

  • If you take any prescription medication, please contact the office for further instructions. You may be instructed to take these with a SMALL SIP OF WATER.