Once upon a time, it was so hard for me to get numb, they would use four times the regular dose of lidocaine. Even with this He-Man sized dose, it would take me twice as long to get numb. Once I was there, it would last well beyond the usual time it would take to wear off for other patients.
I am terrified of the dentist!!! I have a wonderful care provider who is gentle and kind but having to go see him, even for a cleaning, requires medication for anxiety. I was there recently for a cleaning, the right side one week and the left side the next Here I am, high on Ativan, … Continue reading Dental Care And Chronic Illness