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Table 2 Adverse events of study participants

From: The safety and efficacy of prednisolone in preventing reaccumulation of ascites among endomyocardial fibrosis patients in Uganda: a randomized clinical trial

Adverse event Prednisolone, n (%) Placebo, n (%) P value
Epigastric pain 11 (73.33) 7 (50.00) 0.201
Malena 1 (6.67) 3 (21.43) 0.328
Muscle pain 4 (26.67) 2 (14.29) 0.417
Blood pressure    0.273
 <90/60 1 (6.67) 3 (21.43)  
 90/60–139/89 14 (93.33) 11 (78.57)  
Random blood sugar    
 <4 mmol/dl 4 (26.67) 5 (35.71) 0.685
 7–11 mmol/dl 3 (60) 2 (40) 0.361
 >11 mmol/dl 1 (6.67) 0 (0.00) 0.723