Propofol in an Emulsion of Long- And Medium-Chain Triglycerides: The Effect on Pain

Anesth Analg. 2001 Aug;93(2):382-4 , 3rd contents page. doi: 10.1097/00000539-200108000-00029.

Abstract

In a test of two formulations of propofol for induction, patients experienced less pain with the formulation in Intralipid (Propofol-Lipuro 1%) than with Diprivan 1%.

Publication types

  • Clinical Trial
  • Randomized Controlled Trial
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Double-Blind Method
  • Emulsions
  • Humans
  • Injections, Intravenous
  • Pain / prevention & control*
  • Propofol / administration & dosage*
  • Prospective Studies
  • Triglycerides / administration & dosage*

Substances

  • Emulsions
  • Triglycerides
  • Propofol