1. BEGIN taking 2 500mg Tylenol tablets, unless allergic, every 4hours interchanged with 2 400mg Ibuprofen tablets, unless allergic, every 4 hours. Continue this regimen for the next 24-48 hours after your procedure.

    EXAMPLE: At 10am take the Tylenol. Followed by the Ibuprofen 4 hours later at 2pm. Followed by the Tylenol 4 hours later at 6pm. Followed by the Ibuprofen 4hours later at 10pm etc.
  2. You are REQUIRED to have a responsible family member or friend drive you home after your procedure. For your SAFETY, someone should stay with you for the next 24 hours.
  3. Go home and REST the remainder of the day. DO NOT perform any strenuous activity.
  4. Use special CAUTION when standing, using stairs and walking for the next 24 hours.
  5. CHOOSE TO EAT very light, easily digested foods and liquids for the next 24 hours.
  6. AVOID alcoholic beverages for the next 24 hours.
  7. DO NOT drive a car, operate complex and/or heavy machinery, or perform any hazardous tasks for the next 24 hours.
  8. DO NOT make any important decisions or sign any legal documents for at least 48 hours after your anesthetic.
  9. CALL 911 in the event of an emergency.