Perioperative gabapentin does not reduce postoperative morphine consumption after THA
Randomized controlled trial of gabapentin as an adjunct to perioperative analgesia in total hip arthroplasty patientsCan J Anaesth. 2015 May;62(5):476-84
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102 patients undergoing primary total hip arthroplasty (THA) were randomized to receive either gabapentin or a placebo preoperatively and for two days postoperatively. The purpose of this study was to determine if gabapentin was effective in reducing postoperative morphine consumption and morphine-associated adverse events. Results demonstrated no significant differences between groups in total mo...
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