Ammonia inhalants are used during syncope. Crushable inhalant containing 15% Ammonia. The LIGHTHOUSETM medical emergency kit is a lifesaving investment and includes 0.3 mL ammonia inhalants in all LIGHTHOUSETM emergency kits.
The LIGHTHOUSE™ Medical Emergency Kit is designed to meet the basic medical emergency needs of a dental practice treating patients ranging from pediatric to geriatric. The goal of the LIGHTHOUSE™ Medical Emergency Kit is to equip dental clinics with the required medications to be complaint by today's standard. As an owner of a LIGHTHOUSE™ Medical Emergency Kit, you are automatically enrolled in a program called "Automatic Replenishment". The program is a service exclusively offered by HANSAmed to track, monitor and replenish each individual medication in your LIGHTHOUSE™ Medical Emergency Kit prior to expiration. This service guarantees your medications will remain current and up to date. The medications and devices included in a LIGHTHOUSE™ Kit are quick, safe and easy to administer.
LighthouseTM provides dental clinics with vital medications, convenience, peace of mind and training to assist all dental staff in becoming equipped to handle a medical emergency in the office. With licensing and approval from Health Canada, we are able to provide clinics with quality medications to help you save a life.
Ammonia inhalants: a respiratory stimulant used for inhalation to treat vasodepressor syncope.
- Syncope is the action of fainting when the body overreacts to certain triggers, such as the sight of blood or extreme emotional distress. This leads to reduced blood flow to the brain, causing loss of consciousness.
- According to Dr. Stanley Malamed’s survey of “Emergencies in private practice dentistry”, syncope accounts for 50% of medical emergencies.
- 1 pack of LIGHTHOUSE™ Ammonia Inhalants, Smelling Salts .03ml