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Table 7 Post-operative analgesics consumption in follow-up visits in two groups

From: Does application of honey improve surgical outcome in pilonidal cyst excision with secondary intention healing? A prospective randomized placebo-controlled clinical trial

Follow-up visits (days)/pills per day 7 15 30 45 60 90
Intervention group 3.4 ± 0.5 3.2 ± 0.0 3.0 ± 0.0 2.0 ± 0.0 1.5 ± 0.5 0.5 ± 0.5
Placebo-controlled group 3.5 ± 0.5 3.0 ± 0.0 2.5 ± 0.5 1.5 ± 0.5 0.9 ± 0.2 0.5 ± 0.5
P value 0.397 p ≤ 0.01 p ≤ 0.01 p ≤ 0.01 p ≤ 0.01 1.000