Effect of dexamethasone in reducing headache after spinal anesthesia in Cesarean section

  • Arazberdi Ghochae, Amin Hasanzad, Kazem Kazemnezhad, Seyed Ali Mousavi Mohajer
  • Published 2013


Spinal anesthesia causes headache in1%-15% of patients undergoing caesarean section. A several techniques and materials have been tried to minimize spinal anesthesia–induced headache, with variable results. We compared the efficacy of pretreatment with 0.2 mg/kg dexamethasone before spinal anesthesia for prevention of headache. 100 adult patients… (More)

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