Dexamethasone has additive effect when combined with ondansetron and droperidol for treatment of established PONV.


BACKGROUND Prophylactic dexamethasone, ondansetron and droperidol have a documented effect on post-operative nausea and vomiting (PONV). Still, there is a lack of studies investigating the effect of adding dexamethasone to ondansetron and droperidol in order to treat established PONV. METHODS In this double-blind randomised, controlled trial, we compared… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1399-6576.2011.02536.x