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Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27103


Purpose:

The purpose of this study is to see which dose of epidural neostigmine is the best additive to use with the numbing medication used in an epidural during labor.


Study summary:

This study is examining the use of the non-narcotic medication, neostigmine, in combination with the local anesthetic bupivacaine when compared with the commonly used narcotic fentanyl in providing pain relief with the fewest side effects in labor analgesia.


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: - Healthy pregnancy - Term pregnancy ( > 37 weeks) - Primiparous or multiparous - Induction or spontaneous labor greater or = 18 years of age - Cervical exam on entry </=5 cm Exclusion Criteria: - Weight > 115 kg - Non-English speaking - IV analgesics within 60 minutes prior to epidural being administered - Allergy to local anesthetics or neostigmine


NCT ID:

NCT00779467


Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Peter H Pan, MD
Wake Forest University Health Sciences OB Anesthesia


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27103
United States



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Site Status: N/A


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: October 09, 2019

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