Postoperative Analgesia After Laparoscopic Living Donor Nephrectomy

2014-08-27 03:16:15 | BioPortfolio


The aim of the study is to investigate if perioperative administration of pregabalin vil reduce postoperative pain and the postoperative need for intravenous opioids compared with todays standard treatment which consist of paracetamol, corticoids and ketobemidone.

In addition potential sideeffects as sedation and effect on cognitive function will be recorded.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator), Primary Purpose: Treatment


Living Donors


Pregabalin, Sugar pill


Oslo Universitetssykehus, Rikshospitalet


Not yet recruiting


Rikshospitalet HF

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:16:15-0400

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Reversibly catalyzes the oxidation of a hydroxyl group of sugar alcohols to form a keto sugar, aldehyde or lactone. Any acceptor except molecular oxygen is permitted. Includes EC 1.1.1.; EC 1.1.2. and EC 1.1.99.

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