Medicines that are used to stop the pain are called abortive medications.
These are taken at the first onset to try to stop or minimize the pain.
The Joint Commission defines medications being secure as: “In a locked container, in a locked room or under constant surveillance”.
 Anesthesia and sedation providers must maintain medication safety and integrity, though they’re not permitted to carry the medications on their person.
Once asleep, the infant will usually stay asleep for about an hour.
This medication has a bad taste and it is common for infants to spit and sputter when the medicine is given.
Sedation is typically used for common diagnostic tests that require prolonged immobilization such as magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and computed axial tomography (CAT) scanning.
Some cases that require sedation may also necessitate the use of analgesics to decrease pain associated with a procedure or test.
Some medications combinations can make your condition worse or even be life threatening.
Received date: August 08, 2014; Accepted date: September 16, 2014; Published date: September 19, 2014 Citation: Weinmann E (2014) A Simple Solution to Safeguarding Sedation Medications. doi: 10.4172/2329-6879.1000177 Copyright: © 2014 Weinmann E, This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Visit for more related articles at Occupational Medicine & Health Affairs Universally, sedation and anesthesia providers are challenged with the task of effectively securing sedation and anesthesia medications from the time of preparation until time of administration.
If you want to avoid medications, or if it is contra-indicated in your situation, there are other treatment options that have varying results.
Some date back to ancient times while some are modern treatment modalities.