Efficiency of Analgesic Effects of Nsaids and Opioids in Ureteric Colic Patients

Academia Anesthesiologica International

View Publication Info
Field Value
Title Efficiency of Analgesic Effects of Nsaids and Opioids in Ureteric Colic Patients
Creator MR Keshava Murthy
Aruna C Ramesh
K N Vikas
Subject Analgesia
Description Background: Evidences indicate that renal colic is the very painful conditions that will require very urgent pain relief. Patients who are suffering from renal colic usually do not recover from pain using pain killers. Hence, considerable percentage of patients will be admitted to the emergency department usually be used as pain relievers in the emergency department are non-steroidal antiinflammatory drugs and/or intravenous opioids for effective pain relief. Subjects and Methods: A retro respective study, comparing intravenous single-dose paracetamol and combination    of paracetamol, Hyoscine, diclofenac suppository and fentanyl for ureteric colic patients presenting in the emergency medicine department. Results: Ureteric colic seen in predominantly with 18-40 age group with Male Predominance. Majority of patients presented with pain abdomen with NRS of 0-6. Paracetamol and Hyoscine Used in 44% of cases, Diclofenac in Combination in 34% and along with fentanyl in 22%. Duration of Stay less than 24 hours in combination of paracetamol , Hyoscine and Diclofenac suppository combination when fentanyl used patients length of stay 24hours in 12%. Patients with NRS 0-6 majority of patients required paracetamol, Hyoscine and diclofenac suppository and Patient with NRS >7 (20%) Patients required fentanyl. Conclusion: In our study concluded that patient with mild to moderate pain paracetamol and diclofenac suppository shown good results and with severe pain additional analgesics fentanyl is used.
Publisher Society for Health Care & Research Development
Date 2021-06-05
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
Format application/pdf
Identifier https://aijournals.com/index.php/aan/article/view/1956
Source Academia Anesthesiologica International; Vol 6 No 1 (2021): January-June 2021; 106-110
Language eng
Relation https://aijournals.com/index.php/aan/article/view/1956/2304
Rights Copyright (c) 2021 Author

Contact Us

The PKP Index is an initiative of the Public Knowledge Project.

For PKP Publishing Services please use the PKP|PS contact form.

For support with PKP software we encourage users to consult our wiki for documentation and search our support forums.

For any other correspondence feel free to contact us using the PKP contact form.

Find Us


Copyright © 2015-2018 Simon Fraser University Library