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Ketamine Clinical Trials


A Comparison of Gabapentin and Ketamine in Acute and Chronic Pain After Inguinal Hernia Repair: a Prospective Randomized Study


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Id: NCT04700592

Organisation Name: University Tunis El Manar

Overal Status: Completed

Start Date: October 2, 2020

Last Update: June 3, 2021

Lead Sponsor: University Tunis El Manar

Brief Summary: Patients were randomized into two groups: Group Gabapentine ( G group) received 600 mg of Gabapentin (two tablets) two hours prior to surgery and saline solution before induction of spinal anesthesia and group Ketamine ( K group) received two placebo tablets and an injection of ketamine at a dosage of 0.15 mg/Kg before induction of spinal anesthesia.. During the surgery, blood pressure and heart rate were monitored. Postoperative analgesia was provided by a PCA morphine. Acute postoperative pain was assessed by a visual analog scale. The incidence of postoperative neuropathic pain was detected by the DN4 questionnaire after one and three months of surgery.

Conditions:
  • Chronic Pain Following Surgical Procedure for Cancer


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