Nitrous has an unparalleled safety record!

 

  • Used safely for decades by dentists
  • Non-opioid, noninvasive, not addictive and latex free
  • Studies shows millions of patient encounters without any serious adverse events (nausea and vomiting is the most common side effect in 2% or less)
  • With the Nitrouseal® system all exhaled gases are safely eliminated from procedure room to minimize exposure to medical personnel by the only FDA cleared air scavenger device available
  • Does not depress respiration or cause unconsciousness if used alone (with no other sedative agents).
  • Very short duration (this adds to its safety).
  • Self-administered by patient. Medical personnel can maintain verbal communication with the patient thru-out procedure
  • Most common side effect: 1-2% nausea and vomiting
  • Less common side effects: headache, sweating, tingling sensation in fingertips
  • Should be avoided by women in their first trimester of pregnancy, patients with Vitamin B-12 deficiency, patients with severe emphysematous blebs, and patients with recent (within two weeks) inner ear or eye surgery.