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Table 3 Occurrence of side effects in the study groups

From: Sublingual buprenorphine for acute renal colic pain management: a double-blind, randomized controlled trial

Group

Nausea

Vomiting

Drowsiness

Pruritus

Dizziness

Respiratory depression

Hypotension

Buprenorphine

20 (54%)

4 (10.8%)

6 (16.2%)

0 (0%)

23 (62.1%)*

10 (27%)

17 (45.9%)

Morphine

20 (62.5%)

3 (9.3%)

6 (18.7%)

1 (3.1%)

12 (37.5%)

11 (34.3%)

15 (46.8%)

P value

0.47

1.000

0.782

0.464

0.041

0.508

0.938

  1. *Statistically significant (P <0.05).
  2. χ2 test, Fisher’s exact test.