Elimination kinetics of ethanol in pregnant women.

  title={Elimination kinetics of ethanol in pregnant women.},
  author={Alejandro A. Nava-Ocampo and Yadira Vel{\'a}zquez-Armenta and James F. Brien and Gideon Koren},
  journal={Reproductive toxicology},
  volume={18 4},
To evaluate the pharmacokinetics of ethanol in the early second trimester of pregnancy, ethanol concentrations simultaneously measured in the maternal blood (EtOH-MB) and in the amniotic fluid (EtOH-AF) of six pregnant women were obtained from a previous study in which a single ethanol dose of 300mgkg(-1) body weight was administered orally. For maternal… CONTINUE READING