Pain Management Following Sinus Surgery
“Pain Management Following Sinus Surgery”
This Study evaluates the effect of adding Non-steroidal anti-inflammatories (NSAIDs) to the post-operative pain management of sinus surgery patients and wether or not this addition reduces or eliminates the need for narcotic pain medications. Patients will be instructed to take an NSAID regimen after surgery and will be instructed to take narcotics only for breakthrough pain.
Drug - Ibuprofen 600Mg Tablet
ibuprofen 600 mg by mouth every 8 hours scheduled in addition to standard tylenol regimen.
Standard Regimen | Tylenol
Tylenol 1000 mg by mouth every 6 hours scheduled and a rescue prescription of oxycodone 5 mg tablets by mouth every 6 hours as needed for pain. Ten total oxycodone tablets will be prescribed.
Post-operative Pain Management Following Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery