Nitrous oxide, also known as narcosis gas, is a colorless, non-flammable gas with a slightly sweet smell at room temperature. It is used in surgeries due to its anesthetic effect. It is also referred to as "laughing gas", as it causes a smile when inhaled in small amounts due to its nerve-laxative and relaxing effect. It supports combustion like oxygen gas.
MEDICAL USAGE AREAS
- This gas is used as an anesthetic in surgery