Absorption of intramuscular vitamin E in premature babies. Italian Collaborative Group on Preterm Delivery.

@article{1991AbsorptionOI,
  title={Absorption of intramuscular vitamin E in premature babies. Italian Collaborative Group on Preterm Delivery.},
  author={},
  journal={Developmental pharmacology and therapeutics},
  year={1991},
  volume={16 1},
  pages={
          13-21
        }
}
  • Published 1991 in Developmental pharmacology and therapeutics
Vitamin E (alpha-toxopherol) is widely used, at different dosages and schedules and in different formulations, in neonatal intensive care units to prevent intraventricular hemorrhage, retrolental fibroplasia, bronchopulmonary dysplasia and hemolytic anemia of preterm infants. As part of a wider project to assess the effect of vitamin E, the present study was designed to determine whether the only intramuscular formulation available today in Italy and in other European countries (olive oil… CONTINUE READING