Evaluation of Pain Reduction After Hemorrhoidectomy With Use of Diltiazim Ointment 2%
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The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of diltiazem ointment 2 percent in reducing pain after hemorrhoidectomy.
Condition or disease
Pain after hemorrhoidectomy remains a major postsurgical complication.Therefore pain management in patients is an important goal.Many studies have focused on surgical techniques,preoperative and postoperative regimes.We assessed a randomised double blind placebo-controlled trial to evaluate the effect of diltiazem ointment after surgery.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Patients with grade 3 or 4 hemorrhoid who underwent Milligan-Morgan surgery.
Patients with a history of heart disease, blood pressure, orthostatic hypertension, hemorrhoidal surgery,or those who had previous adverse effect from calcium channel blocker drugs and also those who were pregnant.