Pain Research and Treatment / 2012 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study to Assess the Efficacy of Nonopioid Analgesics on Pain following Arthroscopic Knee Surgery

Table 1

Patient groups (30 in each group) and treatment with normal saline (NS) and/or drug.

Group treatment15 min prior to extubation8 h postop.12 h postop.16 h postop.24 h postop.

PlaceboNSNSNSNSNS
Parecoxib40 mgNS40 mgNSNS
Metamizole1 g1 gNS1 gNS
Paracetamol1 g1 gNS1 gNS

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