Nalbuphine versus ondansetron for prevention of intrathecal morphine-induced pruritus after cesarean delivery.

@article{Charuluxananan2003NalbuphineVO,
  title={Nalbuphine versus ondansetron for prevention of intrathecal morphine-induced pruritus after cesarean delivery.},
  author={Somrat Charuluxananan and Oranuch Kyokong and Wanna Somboonviboon and Arunchai Narasethakamol and Pissamai Promlok},
  journal={Anesthesia and analgesia},
  year={2003},
  volume={96 6},
  pages={1789-93, table of contents}
}
UNLABELLED In this prospective, randomized, double-blinded study, we compared the prophylactic efficacy of nalbuphine and ondansetron for the prevention of intrathecal morphine-induced pruritus after cesarean delivery. Two-hundred-forty parturients were randomly allocated into four groups. The N-4 group, O-4 group, O-8 group, and placebo group received IV 4 mg of nalbuphine, 4 mg of ondansetron, 8 mg of ondansetron, and 4 mL of normal saline, respectively, immediately after the baby was… CONTINUE READING