Clinical Trial

Magnesium for Shivering in Epidural Lidocaine Deliveries

Study Description

Magnesium for Shivering in Epidural Lidocaine Deliveries

Magnesium has been shown to decrease the shivering experienced from neuraxial anesthesia. This study aims to investigate whether magnesium decreases the shivering experienced in parturients undergoing labor epidural anesthesia for Cesarean delivery.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

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

Drug - Magnesium Sulfate

Bolus infusion: 100mL normal saline with 4g MgSO4 over 30 minutes Maintenance infusion: 25mL normal saline per hour with 1g MgSO4

Normal Saline

Bolus infusion: 100mL normal saline over 30 minutes Maintenance infusion: 25mL normal saline per hour

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Intravenous Magnesium Sulfate for the Prevention of Intraoperative Shivering in Parturients Undergoing Cesarean Delivery Under Lidocaine Top-up Via a Pre-existing Epidural Catheter Inserted for Labor Analgesia - A Randomized Double-blind, Placebo-controlled Trial

Clinical Trial ID

NCT03439358

ParticipAid ID

YaOAQd