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A hit to the head with a blunt object! Opps, nope, sorry, that was the first known general anesthetic! Sorry, got my facts confused there for a moment! HAHA
Jokes aside, I think it was cocaine :)
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Mentioned in ancient Greek and Roman medical texts, opium was one of the first used anesthetics, but cocaine was the first effective local anesthetic (first used in 1884).
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