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Condition: General Anesthesia
5/23/2009 1:46:11 PM

Reviewer: songbirdk, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
my pain mgnt. Dr. uses it so that he can do lower back injections to control my pain due to a serious back injury. I wake up with no side effects and can walk out of the same day surgery unit. After this procedure is done I get the first good nights sleep for a long time.

Condition: General Anesthesia
4/9/2009 5:53:50 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Given as an anesthesia for a colonoscophy

Condition: General Anesthesia
12/31/2008 11:44:42 AM

Reviewer: 75 or over Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This drug affected my vocal chords.

Condition: General Anesthesia
12/2/2008 8:32:29 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My doctor said he is using Propofol now for colonoscopies. I had one 2 years ago with a different anesthesia.... what a difference! I woke up easily, not groggy at all, back to normal within an hour. Big plus... I didn't scare my kids this time. Last time I did because I was incoherant when I got home.

Condition: General Anesthesia
7/18/2008 12:08:55 PM

Reviewer: beachbirdie, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Administered for colonoscopy. Vrey fast acting, was out almost instantly. Began to wake before procedure was done, was dreaming procedure and had a little pain while it was completed. It was a very good experience. Awoke without that "drugged" feeling, no nausea or headache. Was able to leave the facility very quickly and return to most normal daily activities. Was just a little ... Show Full Comment

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