FPIN's clinical inquiries. Prostaglandins to induce labor in women with asthma.

Evidence-Based Answer There is little evidence evaluating whether prostaglandins used to induce labor increase the risk of bronchospasm in patients with asthma. The use of dinoprostone to induce labor is not associated with asthma exacerbations or reduced oxygen saturation in patients with active asthma or a history of asthma. (Strength of Recommendation: C… (More)