Drugs used for tocolysis include nifedipine, isoxsuprine, MgSo4, ritodrine
, terbutaline and indomethacin.
hydrochloride, a drug that has been used to suppress preterm uterine contractures, has also been reported to induce IH .
Prophylactic intravenous ritodrine
hydrochloride or magnesium sulphate was administered for tocolysis during postoperative care.
At 21 weeks and 5 days of gestation, she was admitted to our hospital with a high risk of spontaneous abortion and was put on intravenous ritodrine
. This successfully prevented a miscarriage.
Nifedipine versus Ritodrine
for suppression of Preterm Labor and Analysis of side effects.
In clinical researches performed to investigate the activity between beta adrenergic agonists as tocolytic agents, it was found that IP is more active compared to ritodrine
and isoproterenol.11 However, its lack of activity towards specific b2-receptors causes major side effects characterised by tachycardia and hypotension in human obstetrics.
Effectiveness and safety of ritodrine
hydrochloride for the treatment of preterm labour: a systematic review.
(32 agonists especially ritodrine
are used frequently.
The beta-adrenergic agent ritodrine
hydrochloride is commonly used for the treatment of preterm labor in Japan.
was approved as tocolytic therapy by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), it has since been removed from the US market.
at 543-44 ("Duphar made a deliberate decision to market ritodrine
in all 50 states, including Kentucky, the forum state....