It is also used as a tocolytic drug
in horses, cows, pigs, sheep and goats.
Women most likely to benefit from use of a tocolytic drug
are those needing transfer to a hospital which can provide neonatal intensive care and those who have not yet completed a full course of corticosteroids1.
And it was found that the overall incidence of adverse reactions to a tocolytic drug
TS is also used as a tocolytic drug
for the treatment of preterm labor (Noguchi, 1985; Kano, 1991).
A tocolytic drug
such as Ritodrine, Terbulatine, or Relaxin is administered to the mom to relax the uterine muscle and reduce the risk of preterm labor contractions.
A Survey of Tocolytic Drug
Treatment in Preterm Labour.
is therefore being evaluated as an endogenous tocolytic drug
in our study.
The patient is discharged without any maintenance tocolytic drug
and assessed antenatally every week till delivery.
Above all, there are insufficient data on long term follow up for reliable conclusion about the effects on the baby of these tocolytic drugs
The gestatational ages at insertion of cerclage, position of the knot, use of post-operative antibiotics and tocolytic drugs
, and total duration of hospital stay were analysed.
Finally we will comment on the discovery of novel cyclotide-producing plant species and the possibility for the development of novel plant-derived uterotonic and tocolytic drugs
In the absence of any medical evidence that there was an infection, the attending physicians administered tocolytic drugs
in an effort to delay delivery for the benefit of the preterm fetus, particularly in relation to fetal lung development.