Clinical Trial

PENTHROXâ„¢ in the Canadian Emergency Department (ED)

Study Description

PENTHROXâ„¢ in the Canadian Emergency Department (ED)

This Canadian, multi-centre, prospective, real world study is designed to evaluate the effectiveness of low dose methoxyflurane (MEOF) (PENTHROXa"c) for the treatment of moderate to severe pain associated with trauma in the Canadian ED.


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Pharmaceutical medication involved Pharmaceutical medication involved
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Drug - Methoxyflurane 3mL

As soon as possible following enrollment and initial procedures, the patient will be supplied with a PENTHROXâ„¢ kit which includes one inhaler containing 3 mL of MEOF for pain management. A member of the research team will train the patient to self-administer MEOF. PENTHROXâ„¢ is an approved (trademarked) product in Canada and is commercially available in a combination blister pack with one 3 mL sealed bottle and one PENTHROXâ„¢ inhaler with the Activated Carbon (AC) chamber.

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Official Study Title

A Phase IV Real World Study on the Use of Low Dose Methoxyflurane (PENTHROXâ„¢) for the Treatment of Moderate to Severe Trauma Pain in the Canadian Emergency Department

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