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Levobupivacaine During Cholecystectomy

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Ege University Identifier:
First received: February 3, 2009
Last updated: NA
Last verified: February 2009
History: No changes posted
The purpose of this study is to determine the effects of intraperitoneal administration of levobupivacaine on pain after laparoscopic cholecystectomy.

Condition Intervention Phase
Drug: levobupivacaine
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Effects of Intraperitoneal Levobupivacaine on Pain After Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: A Prospective, Randomized, Double-Blinded Study

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Further study details as provided by Ege University:

Enrollment: 40
Intervention Details:
    Drug: levobupivacaine
    intraperitoneal administration of levobupivacaine on pain after laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 50 Years   (Adult)
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • cholelithiasis
  • chronic cholecystitis

Exclusion Criteria:

  • hypersensitivity to local anesthetics
  • acute cholecystitis
  • morbid obesity
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00836316

Ege University School of Medicine
Izmir, Turkey, 35100
Sponsors and Collaborators
Ege University
  More Information Identifier: NCT00836316     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: LDC-2008 
Study First Received: February 3, 2009
Last Updated: February 3, 2009
Health Authority: Turkey: Ministry of Health

Keywords provided by Ege University:
laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Biliary Tract Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Gallbladder Diseases
Pathological Conditions, Anatomical
Anesthetics, Local
Central Nervous System Depressants
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents processed this record on October 21, 2016