Does neostigmine administration produce a clinically important increase in postoperative nausea and vomiting?

@article{Cheng2005DoesNA,
  title={Does neostigmine administration produce a clinically important increase in postoperative nausea and vomiting?},
  author={C Cheng and Daniel I Sessler and Christian C. Apfel},
  journal={Anesthesia and analgesia},
  year={2005},
  volume={101 5},
  pages={1349-55}
}
Neostigmine is used to antagonize neuromuscular blocker-induced residual neuromuscular paralysis. Despite the findings of a previous meta-analysis, the effect of neostigmine on postoperative nausea and vomiting remains unresolved. We reevaluated the effect of neostigmine on postoperative nausea and vomiting while considering the different anticholinergics as potentially confounding factors. We performed a systematic literature search using MEDLINE, Embase, Cochrane library, reference listings… CONTINUE READING