Aromatherapy for Reducing Labor Pain
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03098212|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 31, 2017
Last Update Posted : March 31, 2017
Pregnant women who eligible with inclusion criteria are random to two groups. Aromatherapy group will receive the aromatherapy during labor along with standard pain control.
Non-aromatherapy group will receive standard pain control during labor
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Pain||Other: Aromatherapy||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||94 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Efficacy of Aromatherapy for Reducing Pain During Labor|
|Actual Study Start Date :||March 2015|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||December 2016|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||December 2016|
Receive essential oil diffuse by Aroma diffuser during labor. Pain score and dose of analgesics drug are recorded
On the day of admission for labor. Pregnant women select type of essential oil. Aroma diffuser is used during labor. Pain score was record during latent, early active and late active phase.
No Intervention: Non-aromatherapy
This group receive pain control by standard of care without essential oil (aromatherapy)
- early active phase pain using Visual Analog Scale [ Time Frame: The day of labor ]Visual analog scale used to assess pain during cervical dilate 5-7 cm.
- latent phase pain using Visual Analog Scale [ Time Frame: The day of labor ]Visual analog scale used to assess pain during cervical dilate 3-4 cm.
- late active phase pain using Visual Analog Scale [ Time Frame: The day of labor ]Visual analog scale used to assess pain during cervical dilate 8-10 cm.
- analgesic drug [ Time Frame: The day of labor ]doses of analgesic drug request by pregnant women