Surgery tomorrow. How do I get some sleep? - Susan G. Komen
My doctor had me take ambien CR and ativan the night before. It's not good to go into surgery sleep deprived and I completely disagee with. After surgery, you will be taken to the recovery room or postanesthesia care unit. Which medications should I take or skip prior to having general anesthesia? Drugs and bleeding in surgery, drugs not to take before surgery.
The Do Not Take List - Drugs and Herbals Not To Take Before Surgery
I have seen some posts about not taking aspirin or NSAIDs the week before surgery. How about a sleeping pill like Ambien? In have to travel to. I haven't the pounding heart problem. Before surgery, I was only taking 1/2 pill every night, now I'm back to a full pill. If I were you, I'd stop taking.
Ambien/tylenol pm after surgery -
I use ambien though not every night like i used to. I think it was a couple of weeks after surgery before i used it. frankly, hospital is no place to. Although I did try a little Ambien BEFORE surgery, I didn't take anything after any of my surgeries and just assumed I would get sleep via naps or in shorter.