Sedation: Caring for your child at homeSSedation: Caring for your child at homeSedation: Caring for your child at homeEnglishPain/AnaesthesiaChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)BodyNervous systemNon-drug treatmentCaregivers Adult (19+)NA2015-06-04T04:00:00ZGuila BenDavid, MRTR​6.0000000000000083.0000000000000571.000000000000Health (A-Z) - ProcedureHealth A-Z<p>Sedation is a medicine that helps your child relax, stay calm or sleep. Learn how to take care of your child at home after sedation. </p><p>Your child was given <a href="/Article?contentid=1260&language=English">sedation</a> during their visit to the hospital. Sedation is a medicine that helps your child relax, stay calm or sleep.</p><p>Your child will be ready to go home when they are wide awake, or back to how they were before being given sedation. </p><div class="keep-together"><h2>Important information about your child's sedation</h2><table class="akh-table"><tbody><tr><td width="70%">Name of the sedation medicine:</td><td width="30%"></td></tr><tr><td>Time and date your child received the sedation medicine:</td><td></td></tr><tr><td>Amount of sedative and method of sedation:</td><td></td></tr><tr><td>Your child's weight today:</td><td></td></tr><tr><td>Name of your child's sedation nurse or doctor:</td><td></td></tr><tr><td>Telephone:<br></td><td></td></tr></tbody></table></div><h2>Key points</h2> <ul> <li>Your child might feel different for up to one day after receiving sedation. Watch your child closely, especially if they are doing things that need balance or concentration.</li> <li>Feed your child clear fluids at first. When your child can drink without throwing up, start giving them what they normally eat.</li> <li>If your baby is able to drink from a bottle, try to give them one or two feedings of clear fluid before giving formula or breastfeeding.</li> <li>If your baby cannot drink from a bottle, make sure your baby is wide awake and start with a short feed.</li> <li>If you are driving with your child, have another adult sit next to your child to watch them.</li> <li>Check your child for the first three or four hours that they sleep. Make sure that you can wake them, they are breathing regularly and their skin is its usual colour. If there are any breathing problems, call 911 for help.</li> </ul><h2>When to seek medical assistance</h2> <p>If your child throws up more than twice, call your family doctor or take your child to the nearest Emergency Department. Bring this information with you so the doctor or nurse will know the name, time and amount of sedation your child received.</p> <p>If you have other questions or concerns that are not urgent, call the department where your child received the sedation.</p> <h3>When to call 911</h3> <p>The following problems are rare. However, if you notice any of these, call 911 for help:</p> <ul> <li>Your child is having problems breathing.</li> <li>Your child’s breathing is shallow, slow or different than usual.</li> <li>Your child’s skin colour is very blue or grey.</li> <li>You are not able to wake your child.</li> </ul><h2>Your child may feel unsteady or groggy after sedation</h2> <p>Your child may be unsteady on their feet. If your child feels this way, do not let them run, walk or crawl on their own.</p> <p>Your child may feel the effects of the sedation for up to one day; they may feel dizzy and groggy, and may be less active. Watch them closely. They may also become cranky, grumpy or hyper.</p>
التهدئة: توفير الرعاية لطفلك في المنزلاالتهدئة: توفير الرعاية لطفلك في المنزلSedation: Caring for your child at homeArabicPain/AnaesthesiaChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)BodyNervous systemNon-drug treatmentCaregivers Adult (19+)NA2011-03-03T05:00:00ZSheelagh Kemp, MD, FRCPC;Melanie Hill, RN, MN(c)6.0000000000000083.0000000000000571.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>التهدئة هي الدواء الذي يساعد طفلك على الاسترخاء، والبقاء هادئا او النوم. تعلّم عن كيفية رعاية الطفل في المنزل بعد التهدئة.</p>
镇静剂:在家护理孩子镇静剂:在家护理孩子Sedation: Caring for your child at homeChineseSimplifiedNAChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)NANANAAdult (19+)NA2011-03-03T05:00:00ZSheelagh Kemp, MD, FRCPCMelanie Hill, RN, MN(c)83.00000000000006.00000000000000571.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z镇静剂是一种帮助孩子放松、保持冷静或入睡的药物。了解使用镇静剂后如何在家照顾您的孩子。<br>
鎮靜劑:術後兒童家庭護理鎮靜劑:術後兒童家庭護理Sedation: Caring For Your Child At HomeChineseTraditionalNAChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)NANANAAdult (19+)NA2011-03-03T05:00:00ZSheelagh Kemp, MD, FRCPCMelanie Hill, RN, MN(c)83.00000000000006.00000000000000571.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z鎮靜劑是一種幫助孩子放鬆、保持冷靜或入睡的藥物。瞭解使用鎮靜劑後如何在家照顧您的孩子。
அமைதிப்படுத்தும் மருந்து (செடேஷன்): வீட்டில் உங்களுடைய பிள்ளையைப் பராமரித்தல்அமைதிப்படுத்தும் மருந்து (செடேஷன்): வீட்டில் உங்களுடைய பிள்ளையைப் பராமரித்தல்Sedation: Caring For Your Child At HomeTamilNAChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)NANANAAdult (19+)NA2011-03-03T05:00:00ZSheelagh Kemp, MD, FRCPCMelanie Hill, RN, MN(c)83.00000000000006.00000000000000571.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>அமைதிப்படுத்தும் மருந்து என்பது, உங்களுடைய பிள்ளையை தளர்வடைய, அமைதியாக இருக்க, அல்லது உறங்க வைக்க உதவும் ஒரு மருந்து. அமைதிப்படுத்தும் மருந்து கொடுத்த பின்னர் உங்களுடைய பிள்ளையை வீட்டில் எப்படிப் பராமரிப்பது என்பதைப் பற்றிக் கற்றுகொள்ளவும்.</p>
مسکن دوا : بچے کی گھر میں حفاظتممسکن دوا : بچے کی گھر میں حفاظتSedation: Caring For Your Child At HomeUrduNAChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)NANANAAdult (19+)NA2011-03-03T05:00:00ZSheelagh Kemp, MD, FRCPCMelanie Hill, RN, MN(c)83.00000000000006.00000000000000571.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Zمسکن دوا ایسی دوا ھوتی ھے جوکہ آپکے بچے کی آرام دہ، پرسکون رھنے اور سونے میں مدد کرتی ھے۔ مسکن دوا دیے جانے کے بعد بچے کی گھر میں دیکھ بھال کرنا سیکھیے۔
Sédation : prendre soin de votre enfant à la maisonSSédation : prendre soin de votre enfant à la maisonSedation: Caring for your child at homeFrenchPain/AnaesthesiaChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)BodyNervous systemNon-drug treatmentCaregivers Adult (19+)NA2015-06-04T04:00:00ZGuila BenDavid, MRTR​6.0000000000000083.0000000000000571.000000000000Health (A-Z) - ProcedureHealth A-Z<p>Le sédatif est un médicament qui aide votre enfant à relaxer, à rester clame ou à dormir. Apprenez comment prendre soin de votre enfant à la maison après la sédation.</p><p>Un <a href="/Article?contentid=1260&language=French">sédatif​ </a> a été administré à votre enfant durant son rendez-vous à l’hôpital. Un sédatif est un médicament qui permet de se détendre, de rester calme ou de dormir. </p> <p>Votre enfant sera prêt à rentrer à domicile lorsqu’il sera tout à fait réveillé ou après avoir retrouvé l’état qu’il présentait avant l’administration du sédatif.</p> <h2>Renseignements importants au sujet de la sédation de votre enfant</h2> <table class="akh-table"> <tbody> <tr> <td>Nom du sédatif :</td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>Heure et date auxquelles le sédatif a été administré :</td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>Dose du sédatif et méthode de sédation :</td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Poids de votre enfant aujourd’hui :</td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>Nom de l’infirmier ou du médecin qui a administré le sédatif :</td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>Numéro de téléphone :</</td> <td> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table><h2>À retenir</h2> <ul> <li>Votre enfant pourrait ressentir les effets de la sédation pendant une période pouvant aller jusqu’à 24 heures après la sédation. Assurez-vous alors de le surveiller de près, particulièrement s’il fait des activités où il doit maintenir son équilibre ou se concentrer.</li> <li>Donnez d’abord que des liquides clairs à votre enfant. Lorsqu’il pourra boire sans vomir, commencez à lui donner les aliments qu’il mange habituellement.</li> <li>Dans le cas d’un bébé, s’il peut boire au biberon, essayez de lui donner un ou deux biberons de liquides clairs avant de lui donner du lait maternisé ou de l’allaiter.</li> <li>S’il ne peut pas boire au biberon, assurez-vous qu’il est tout à fait réveillé avant de l’allaiter et ne lui donnez alors le sein que pour une courte période.</li> </ul> <li>Si vous conduisez, demandez à un adulte de s’asseoir à côté de votre enfant pour le surveiller.</li> <li>Allez voir votre enfant plusieurs fois durant les trois ou quatre premières heures où il continuera de dormir. Assurez-vous que vous pouvez le réveiller, qu’il respire de façon régulière et que la couleur de sa peau est normale. Si vous vous rendez compte qu’il a de la difficulté à respirer, composez le 911. </li> <h2>Quand consulter un médecin</h2> <p>Si votre enfant vomit plus que deux fois, communiquez avec votre médecin de famille ou amenez votre enfant aux services d’urgence les plus près. Apportez avec vous la fiche de renseignements au sujet de la sédation de votre enfant pour que le médecin ou l’infirmier connaisse le nom et la dose du sédatif donné à votre enfant ainsi que l’heure de son administration.</p> <p>Si vous avez d’autres questions ou préoccupations qui ne sont pas urgentes, communiquez avec l’unité où votre enfant a reçu la sédation.</p> <h3>Quand composer le 911</h3> <p>Les troubles suivants sont rares. Toutefois, si l’un ou l’autre survient, composez le 911 :</p> <ul> <li>votre enfant a de la difficulté à respirer,</li> <li>sa respiration est superficielle, lente ou différente de la normale,</li> <li>sa peau est très bleue ou grise,</li> <li>vous n’arrivez pas à le réveiller.</li> </ul><h2>Votre enfant pourrait être chancelant ou faible après la sédation</h2> <p>Votre enfant pourrait avoir une démarche chancelante suivant la sédation. Si cela survient, ne le laissez pas courir, marcher ou ramper seul.</p> <p>Les effets de la sédation pourraient durer jusqu’à 24 heures. Votre enfant pourrait alors se sentir étourdi et faible et être moins actif. Assurez-vous de le surveiller de près. Votre enfant pourrait également être grincheux ou hyperactif. </p>

 

 

Sedation: Caring for your child at home1251.00000000000Sedation: Caring for your child at homeSedation: Caring for your child at homeSEnglishPain/AnaesthesiaChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)BodyNervous systemNon-drug treatmentCaregivers Adult (19+)NA2015-06-04T04:00:00ZGuila BenDavid, MRTR​6.0000000000000083.0000000000000571.000000000000Health (A-Z) - ProcedureHealth A-Z<p>Sedation is a medicine that helps your child relax, stay calm or sleep. Learn how to take care of your child at home after sedation. </p><p>Your child was given <a href="/Article?contentid=1260&language=English">sedation</a> during their visit to the hospital. Sedation is a medicine that helps your child relax, stay calm or sleep.</p><p>Your child will be ready to go home when they are wide awake, or back to how they were before being given sedation. </p><div class="keep-together"><h2>Important information about your child's sedation</h2><table class="akh-table"><tbody><tr><td width="70%">Name of the sedation medicine:</td><td width="30%"></td></tr><tr><td>Time and date your child received the sedation medicine:</td><td></td></tr><tr><td>Amount of sedative and method of sedation:</td><td></td></tr><tr><td>Your child's weight today:</td><td></td></tr><tr><td>Name of your child's sedation nurse or doctor:</td><td></td></tr><tr><td>Telephone:<br></td><td></td></tr></tbody></table></div><h2>Key points</h2> <ul> <li>Your child might feel different for up to one day after receiving sedation. Watch your child closely, especially if they are doing things that need balance or concentration.</li> <li>Feed your child clear fluids at first. When your child can drink without throwing up, start giving them what they normally eat.</li> <li>If your baby is able to drink from a bottle, try to give them one or two feedings of clear fluid before giving formula or breastfeeding.</li> <li>If your baby cannot drink from a bottle, make sure your baby is wide awake and start with a short feed.</li> <li>If you are driving with your child, have another adult sit next to your child to watch them.</li> <li>Check your child for the first three or four hours that they sleep. Make sure that you can wake them, they are breathing regularly and their skin is its usual colour. If there are any breathing problems, call 911 for help.</li> </ul><h2>Activities after sedation</h2> <p>Watch all of your child’s activities for up to 24 hours until the effects of sedation have completely worn off, especially anything that needs the child’s attention and balance such as running, playing ball and studying.</p> <p>Most children will be ready to go back to their regular routine the day after sedation.</p> <p>If your child is a teenager, they should not drive or use machines for at least one day after sedation.</p> <h2>Feeding your child</h2> <p>Do not feed your child until they are wide awake. Do not feed them too much food, too fast because this can make them throw up.</p> <p>Give your child clear fluids at first. Clear fluids include sugar water, apple juice, ginger ale, a Popsicle, broth or tea. When your child can drink clear fluids without throwing up, slowly start feeding your child their regular food.</p> <p>If your baby is able to drink from a bottle, try to give them one or two feedings of clear fluid before giving formula or breastfeeding. If your baby cannot drink from a bottle, make sure your baby is wide awake and start with a short feed.</p> <h2>Driving with your child</h2> <p>When your child rides in a car, tip the car seat back slightly. Your child’s head should be up and back a little. If their head falls forward, they may have trouble breathing. The child should be properly belted in on the ride home from the hospital.</p> <p>Please have an adult (other than the driver) sit beside your child to watch them.</p> <h2>Your child may not sleep normally after sedation</h2> <p>Check your child several times during the first three to four hours that they sleep after leaving the hospital. They should wake a little when you disturb them, but sometimes children are quite sleepy and it takes some effort to wake them.</p> <p>Make sure your child is breathing regularly and that their skin is its usual colour.</p> <p>Your child may not sleep normally because they slept at the hospital. They may sleep or wake up a lot.</p><h2>When to seek medical assistance</h2> <p>If your child throws up more than twice, call your family doctor or take your child to the nearest Emergency Department. Bring this information with you so the doctor or nurse will know the name, time and amount of sedation your child received.</p> <p>If you have other questions or concerns that are not urgent, call the department where your child received the sedation.</p> <h3>When to call 911</h3> <p>The following problems are rare. However, if you notice any of these, call 911 for help:</p> <ul> <li>Your child is having problems breathing.</li> <li>Your child’s breathing is shallow, slow or different than usual.</li> <li>Your child’s skin colour is very blue or grey.</li> <li>You are not able to wake your child.</li> </ul><h2>Your child may feel unsteady or groggy after sedation</h2> <p>Your child may be unsteady on their feet. If your child feels this way, do not let them run, walk or crawl on their own.</p> <p>Your child may feel the effects of the sedation for up to one day; they may feel dizzy and groggy, and may be less active. Watch them closely. They may also become cranky, grumpy or hyper.</p><img alt="" src="https://assets.aboutkidshealth.ca/AKHAssets/sedation_caring_for_child_at_home.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://assets.aboutkidshealth.ca/AKHAssets/sedation_caring_for_child_at_home.jpgSedation: Caring for your child at home

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