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Table 6 Postoperative adverse effects

From: The effectiveness of ramosetron and ondansetron for preventing postoperative nausea and vomiting after arthroscopic rotator cuff repair: a randomized controlled trial

  Ramosetron (n = 39) Ondansetron (n = 43) Control (n = 40) p value
Headache 10 (26) 12 (28) 4 (10) 0.100
 0–6 h 7 (18) 9 (21) 1 (3)* 0.036
 6–24 h 6 (15) 7 (16) 3 (8) 0.436
 24–48 h 2 (5) 1 (2) 2 (5) 0.738
Dizziness 16 (41) 13 (30) 16 (40) 0.530
 0–6 h 15 (39) 12 (28) 14 (35) 0.585
 6–24 h 8 (42) 7 (16) 4 (10) 0.431
 24–48 h 4 (10) 2 (5) 3 (8) 0.567
Drowsiness 16 (41) 15 (35) 15 (38) 0.848
 0–6 h 14 (36) 13 (30) 12 (30) 0.816
 6–24 h 3 (8) 5 (12) 5 (13) 0.814
 24–48 h 4 (10) 1 (2) 1 (3) 0.281
  1. Values are numbers of patients (percentage)
  2. *p < 0.05 compared with the other two groups