You should also ask your sedation practitioner if you require any further information.
There can be complications with the oral medications, but these are rare.
Numerous types of sedatives are sold today, including barbiturates such as Nembutal and benzodiazepines such as Valium.
Unfortunately, such drugs can be potentially abused leading to consequences associated with dependence and drug overdose.
Conscious sedation is probably the fastest growing area in anaesthesia care, and has become a very effective viable alternative to general anaesthesia for many surgical procedures e.g.
dental procedures, plastic and reconstructive surgery, dermatology, endoscopies, bronchoscopies, and liver and renal biopsies.