[Comparison of analgesic effects of intravenous flurbprofen and suppository indomethacin after laparoscopic cholecystectomy].

@article{Yamazaki2003ComparisonOA,
  title={[Comparison of analgesic effects of intravenous flurbprofen and suppository indomethacin after laparoscopic cholecystectomy].},
  author={Etsuko Yamazaki and Kohei Murao and Takashi Asai and Sanae Matsumoto and Koh Shingu},
  journal={Masui. The Japanese journal of anesthesiology},
  year={2003},
  volume={52 11},
  pages={1186-90}
}
BACKGROUND Epidural analgesia may not be necessary after laparoscopic cholecystectomy, but analgesics, such as non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, may often be required postoperatively. There have been only a few studies comparing different NSAIDs in this situation. METHODS After laparoscopic cholecystectomy under general anesthesia using intravenous propofol, nitrous oxide and fentanyl 3 micrograms.kg-1, 40 patients were randomly allocated to receive either intravenous flurbprofen 50 mg… CONTINUE READING