Aspirin versus Indomethacin Treatment of Patent Ductus Arteriosus in Preterm Infants with Respiratory Distress Syndrome


ABSTRACT: Indomethacin (Indo) is commonly used for treatment of patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) but has renal failure as a main side effect. Aspirin (ASA) is an alternative, but there are no controlled trials on its efficacy. We randomly assigned 75 premature infants suffering from respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) (mean gestational age: 29.6 ± 2.5 wk… (More)
DOI: 10.1203/00006450-199512000-00010


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