Clinical Trial

Reducing Bleeding with Misoprostal for Fibroid Surgery

Study Description

Misoprostol for Reduction of Blood Loss During Fibroid Surgery

The aim of this research work is to assess the impact of a single preoperative dose of buccal misoprostol in reducing blood loss during abdominal fibroid surgery.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

Pharmaceutical medication involved Pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Drug - Misoprostol

25 patients undergoing abdominal myomectomy operation will receive two tablets of misoprostol (400 mcg) buccally one hour before the operation.

Drug - Placebo

25 patients undergoing abdominal myomectomy operation will receive two tablets of Vitamin B6 (100mg) buccally one hour before the operation.

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Buccal Misoprostol Prior to Abdominal Myomectomy for Reduction of Intraoperative Blood Loss: A Randomized Placebo-Controlled Trial

Clinical Trial ID

NCT02209545

ParticipAid ID

PdRL0a