1 Jan 2022

Post Procedural Sedation Discharge Advice

  • The patient is strongly advised to be accompanied home and to be taken care by another responsible adult.
  • Drugs, if prescribed, should be taken as instructed.
  • The medication may cause mild symptoms such as nausea, lightheadedness, or fatigue.
  • The medication effect may last up to 24 hours, patients:
    • Should not return to work and should rest at home
    • Should not drive a car or other vehicle
    • Should not consume alcohol
    • Should not operate machinery
    • Should not climb heights
    • Should not make important decisions (for example, signing legal documents)



Should you have any enquiries after you have left the hospital, please do not hesitate to contact Hong Kong Adventist Hospital – Stubbs Road UREGNT CARE at 36518888.