Tolerance and analgesic efficacy of a new i.v. paracetamol solution in children after inguinal hernia repair.

@article{Murat2005ToleranceAA,
  title={Tolerance and analgesic efficacy of a new i.v. paracetamol solution in children after inguinal hernia repair.},
  author={Isabelle Murat and Catherine Baujard and C Foussat and Eliane Guyot and H Petel and Bernard Rod and Christine Ricard},
  journal={Paediatric anaesthesia},
  year={2005},
  volume={15 8},
  pages={663-70}
}
BACKGROUND A new intravenous (i.v.) formulation of paracetamol and propacetamol (prodrug of paracetamol) were compared to determine tolerance and relative analgesic efficacy during the first 6 h after inguinal hernia repair performed under general anesthesia combined with ilioinguinal block in children. METHODS A total of 183 ASA I or II in-patients, aged 1-12 years, admitted for unilateral inguinal hernia repair were randomized to receive in a double-blind design either i.v. paracetamol 15… CONTINUE READING