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Table 1 Summary of studies of dantrolene treatment of heat stroke in humans

From: Clinical review: Treatment of heat stroke: should dantrolene be considered?

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Reference Study type Setting Dantrolene treatment arms Control arms Dantrolene dose (mg/kg bw) Improved parameters Nonimproved parameters
[21] Randomized, double-blind, controlled Patients with classic heat stroke 26 26 2 - Cooling rate, mean number of hospital stays
[17] Randomized controlled Heat stroke patient 8 12 2–4 Cooling rate Survival, neurological sequelae
  1. bw, Body weight.