Prospective, randomised, double blind, controlled comparison of metoclopramide and pethidine in the emergency treatment of acute primary vascular and tension type headache episodes


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Cicek M., Karcioglu O., Parlak I., Ozturk V., Duman O., Serinken M., ...More

EMERGENCY MEDICINE JOURNAL, vol.21, no.3, pp.323-326, 2004 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1136/emj.2002.000356
  • Journal Name: EMERGENCY MEDICINE JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.323-326
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Study objective: To compare analgesic effects of metoclopramide (MTP), pethidine ( PET), and combination of metoclopramide-pethidine (M-PET) in the treatment of adult patients with acute primary vascular and tension type headache admitted in the emergency department (ED).