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Table 2 Outcomes in both groups

From: Intravenous tranexamic acid as an adjunct haemostat to ornipressin during open myomectomy. A randomized double blind placebo controlled trial

Continuous variables Group P
Ornipressin only (n = 17) Tranexamic acid and ornipressin (n = 17)
Mean (std) Mean (std)
Blood loss a 398 ml (251–630) ml 251 ml (158–501) ml 0.361
Intra operative time (min) t − 0.23; df = 32; P = 1.000 50.1 50.1 1.000
Post-operative stay (h) (t − 1.69, P = 0.100) 67.88 (22.98) 55.03 (21.22) 0.100
Post operation HB 10.2 (2.1) 10.3 (1.9) 0.939
Surgicel use
 Yes 4 (24) % 4 (24) % 1.000
 No 13 (76) % 13 (76) %
  1. aThe two sample Wilcoxon rank sum test for differences in quantity of blood loss between the ornipressin and the ornipressin plus tranexamic arms showed no evidence of statistically significant difference. Data were log transformed