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Saturday, February 27, 2021

Methoxyflurane for short-term analgesia

SGEM#320 - By admin - Feb 27, 2021
... Recently, there has been increased interest in using methoxyflurane (Penthrox), an inhaled non-opioid analgesic, to provide rapid short-term analgesia (23, 24). In Australia, Methoxyflurane has been widely used at sub-anesthetic doses for analgesia in the pre-hospital setting since 1975. Its use has become more global in recent years and at low doses, it has a very reassuring safety profile...
CLINICAL QUESTION: WHAT IS THE EFFECTIVENESS OF METHOXYFLURANE VERSUS STANDARD CARE FOR THE INITIAL MANAGEMENT OF SEVERE PAIN AMONG ADULT ED PATIENTS?

THERE WAS NO STATISTICAL DIFFERENCE IN THE PRIMARY OUTCOME BETWEEN METHOXYFLURANE AND STANDARD CARE.

SGEM BOTTOM LINE: CONSIDER USING METHOXYFLURANE FOR RAPID ANALGESIA AT TRIAGE IN THE ED.”