The prophylactic antiemetic effect of droperidol

C. M. Patton, M. R. Moon, F. J. Dannemiller

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In a double blind controlled study of 41 patients undergoing hysterectomy during ether anesthesia, 5 mg. of droperidol was found to provide a safe and statistically significant antiemetic effect during the first 12 postoperative hr.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)361-364
Number of pages4
JournalAnesthesia and analgesia
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1974
Externally publishedYes

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  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine


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