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Oxycodone vs Fentanyl for Pain Treatment After Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00369811
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 29, 2006
Last Update Posted : November 19, 2007
Information provided by:
Danish Pain Research Center

Brief Summary:
To evaluate the analgesic efficacy of oxycodone and fentanyl in the treatment of postoperative pain after laparoscopic cholecystectomy.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Pain Drug: Oxycodone, fentanyl Phase 4

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 80 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Comparative Study of Oxycodone and Fentanyl Given Intravenously in the Treatment of Early Postoperative Pain After Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Study Start Date : August 2006
Actual Study Completion Date : September 2007

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Pain intensity

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Planned outpatient laparoscopic cholecystectomy
  • >18 years

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Intolerance to study drugs
  • Treatment with MAO inhibitors

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00369811

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Department of Anesthesiology, Aarhus University Hospital
Aarhus, Denmark, 8000
Sponsors and Collaborators
Danish Pain Research Center
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Principal Investigator: Lone Nikolajsen, MD, PhD Danish Pain Research Center, Aarhus University Hospital

Layout table for additonal information Identifier: NCT00369811     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: OXFEN2006
First Posted: August 29, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 19, 2007
Last Verified: November 2007
Keywords provided by Danish Pain Research Center:
Cholecystectomy, postoperative
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Analgesics, Opioid
Central Nervous System Depressants
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Adjuvants, Anesthesia
Anesthetics, Intravenous
Anesthetics, General