Can primary dysmenorrhea be alleviated by a vasopressin antagonist? Results of a pilot study.

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In order to study the etiological role of vasopressin in primary dysmenorrhea the therapeutic effect of an antagonist of vasopressin action on the uterus (1-deamino-2-D-Tyr(OEt)-4-Thr-8-Orn-oxytocin) was investigated in 14 patients with moderate to severe symptoms. The women participated in the study at two menstruations and each time one intravenous bolus… (More)

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@article{kerlund1987CanPD, title={Can primary dysmenorrhea be alleviated by a vasopressin antagonist? Results of a pilot study.}, author={Monika {\AA}kerlund}, journal={Acta obstetricia et gynecologica Scandinavica}, year={1987}, volume={66 5}, pages={459-61} }