Classification of threatened premature labor related to treatment with a prostaglandin inhibitor: indomethacin.


68 patients complaining of premature uterine contractions were treated with a prostaglandin synthetase inhibitor--indomethacin. This agent had a marked effect on uterine contractions suppressing them completely after 1--8 h from the administration of the drug. Classificaiton of the premature contractions according to a scoring system method is analyzed in… (More)


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