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Table 2 Post-Operative Pain Medication Utilization

From: Dorsal penile nerve block for robot-assisted radical prostatectomy catheter related pain: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial

  Placebo penile block (n = 60) Bupivacaine penile block (n = 56) p-value
Inpatient medications    
Periurethral Lidocaine Jelly Usage (%) 8% 16% 0.20
Anticholinergic, Usage (%) 28% 25% 0.73
Anticholinergic (# doses of oxybutynin 5 mg) 0.8 ± 2.1 0.5 ± 0.9 0.21
Opiates (mean ± SD, mg of MED) 41.2 ± 45.5 31.5 ± 24.6 0.16
IV Ketorolac Usage 73% 84% 0.17
IV Ketorolac (mean ± SD, mg) 49.5 ± 34.8 57.3 ± 32.5 0.62
Post-discharge medications    
Opiates (mean ± SD, mg of MED) 68.5 ± 64.3 47.3 ± 51.1 0.05