Acetaminophen Randomized Controlled Trial
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02737124|
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn (Study is currently Lapsed)
First Posted : April 13, 2016
Last Update Posted : July 25, 2018
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Post Operative Pain||Drug: Acetaminophen Other: Placebo||Phase 3|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||0 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Crossover Assignment|
|Masking:||Double (Participant, Investigator)|
|Official Title:||Prospective Randomized Control Trial Assessing Effects of Pre-Operative Acetaminophen in Isolated Meniscectomy Patients|
|Actual Study Start Date :||February 16, 2017|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||March 1, 2018|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||March 19, 2018|
Experimental: 1000 Mg Acetaminophen
Acetaminophen will be given 24 hours before surgery
Acetaminophen will be given 24 hours before scheduled surgery.
Active Comparator: Placebo
A sugar pill will be given 24 hours before the scheduled surgery.
Placebo will be given to subjects 24 hours before scheduled surgery.
Other Name: Sugar Pill
- Morphine-equivalent dose consumption [ Time Frame: 7 days ]Total morphine-equivalent dose consumption during immediate post-op, phase 1 recover, phase II recovery, at 2 days, and at 7 days
- Pain using the visual analogue scale [ Time Frame: 7 Days ]The visual analogue scale is a scale with a line from 0 on one side and 100 on the other where the patient is asked to mark where they believe their pain is.
- Narcotic Use [ Time Frame: 7 Days ]Total morphine-equivalent dose consumption during immediate post-op, phase 1 recover, phase II recovery, at 2 days, and at 7 days will also be recorded.
- Measure of time to discharge from the PACU [ Time Frame: 7 Days ]Time to discharge from the PACU
- Measure of time to discharge from hospital [ Time Frame: 7 Days ]Time to discharge from the hospital
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02737124
|United States, New York|
|New York University Medical Center|
|New York, New York, United States, 10016|
|Principal Investigator:||Eric Strauss, MD||NYU Langone Health|