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TableĀ 2 Analgesics administered in the ED.

From: A Review of Current and Emerging Approaches to Pain Management in the Emergency Department

Analgesics administered in the ED (735 doses given to 506 patients) N (%)
Morphine 148 (20.1)
Ibuprofen 127 (17.3)
Hydrocodone/acetaminophen 93 (12.7)
Oxycodone/acetaminophen 83 (11.3)
Ketorolac 60 (8.2)
Acetaminophen 53 (7.2)
Hydromorphone 36 (4.9)
Antacid 26 (3.5)
Meperidine 24 (3.3)
Fentanyl 23 (3.1)
Metoclopramide 13 (1.8)
Codeine/acetaminophen 12 (1.6)
Oxycodone 10 (1.4)
Naproxen 9 (1.2)
Other 18 (2.4)
Total 735 (100)