Intravenous administration of metoclopramide by 2 min bolus vs 15 min infusion: does it affect the improvement of headache while reducing the side effects?


PARLAK I., ERDUR B., PARLAK M., ERGIN A., TURKCUER I., Tomruk O. , ...More

POSTGRADUATE MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.83, no.984, pp.664-668, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 83 Issue: 984
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1136/pgmj.2007.057570
  • Title of Journal : POSTGRADUATE MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.664-668

Abstract

Objective: To determine the therapeutic effect ( alleviation of vascular type headache) and side effects of a slow intravenous metoclopramide infusion over 15 min compared with those effects of a bolus intravenous metoclopramide infusion over 2 min in the treatment of patients with recent onset vascular type headache.