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Naproxen Versus Tramadol for Post Cesarean Pain Control

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Bnai Zion Medical Center Identifier:
First received: July 18, 2010
Last updated: July 19, 2010
Last verified: July 2010
Oral naproxen might be more efficacious for post-cesarean pain-control and have better side-effects profile than oral tramadol.

Condition Intervention
Cesarean Section
Drug: Naproxen Tramadol

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Oral Naproxen Versus Oral Tramadol for Analgesia After Cesarean Delivery - A Randomized Controlled Trial

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Further study details as provided by Bnai Zion Medical Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Pain Score

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Side effects

Enrollment: 120
Study Start Date: August 2006
Study Completion Date: March 2009
Primary Completion Date: March 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: Tramadol at fixed intervals Drug: Naproxen Tramadol
Active Comparator: Tramadol on request Drug: Naproxen Tramadol
Active Comparator: Naproxen at fixed intervals Drug: Naproxen Tramadol
Active Comparator: Naproxen on request Drug: Naproxen Tramadol


Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female

Inclusion Criteria:

  • all patients after cesarean section

Exclusion Criteria:

  • emergent CS
  • hypersensitivity to drug
  • drug abuse
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01165814

Bnai Zion Medical Center
Haifa, Israel
Sponsors and Collaborators
Bnai Zion Medical Center
  More Information

Responsible Party: Ron Gonen Identifier: NCT01165814     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: TRAMNAP
Study First Received: July 18, 2010
Last Updated: July 19, 2010

Keywords provided by Bnai Zion Medical Center:
Pain control after cesarean section

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Antirheumatic Agents
Gout Suppressants
Cyclooxygenase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Analgesics, Opioid
Central Nervous System Depressants processed this record on May 25, 2017