OTA 2013: Trend towards reduced rescue medication following surgery with 75mg pregabalin
A Double-Blind Trial Of Pregabalin As An Adjunct To Post-Operative Pain In Orthopaedic Trauma Patients
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81 patients with a trauma related fracture underwent surgery and were administered adjunct pregabalin or a placebo to determine if pregabalin administration was an effective pain management strategy. Patients were randomized into three groups to receive low or high doses of pregabalin (75 or 150 mg) or a placebo twice a day for the duration of hospitalization. The results suggest a trend towards l...
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