The effect of droperidol on fentanyl-influenced gastric emptying in man.


The effect of droperidol on gastric emptying was determined from the rate of paracetamol absorption in seven healthy adult volunteers who received fentanyl, each acting as his/her own control. On each occasion the subjects were given droperidol 2.5 mg or normal saline (placebo) i.v. in double-blind fashion. On both occasions, 20 and 50 min later a dose of 0… (More)