Effects of preemptive intravenous paracetamol and ibuprofen on headache and myalgia in patients after electroconvulsive therapy A placebo-controlled, double-blind, randomized clinical trial


KARAASLAN E., AKBAŞ S. , ÖZKAN A. S. , Zayman E. P.

MEDICINE, vol.98, no.51, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 98 Issue: 51
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/md.0000000000018473
  • Title of Journal : MEDICINE
  • Keywords: electroconvulsive therapy, headache, ibuprofen, myalgia, paracetamol, SEIZURE DURATION, SYSTEM

Abstract

Background: The aim of this study is to determine the efficacy of preemptive analgesia with paracetamol and ibuprofen to reduce the intensity and incidence of headache and myalgia after electroconvulsive therapy (ECT).