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Impact of anesthesia on kids with tics


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Hi, 

My DS is scheduled to have dental works that will require local anesthesia. I am worried about it’s impact on him because he is sensitive to preservatives and his tics get worse. In addition, anesthesia has vasoconstrictor component that is a type of hormone, which makes people excited (running high on adrenaline). 

So I am wondering if anyone has knowledge about the impact of anesthesia on kids with tics.

 

thanks for sharing.

LW

 

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Hi LW

My son was reactive with increased tics to both dental work and anaesthesia (local, as well s general).

That doesn't mean yours will be though, but that was our experience. It's tough because sometimes procedures are necessary and so we just have to cope the best we can.

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