Hospital morphine preparation for abstinence syndrome in newborns exposed to buprenorphine or methadone

  title={Hospital morphine preparation for abstinence syndrome in newborns exposed to buprenorphine or methadone},
  author={Nathalie Colombini and Riad Elias and Muriel Busuttil and Myriam Dubuc and M A Einaudi and Martine Bues-Charbit},
  journal={Pharmacy World & Science},
Objective This study was undertaken to evaluate the adequacy of a hospital formulated oral morphine preparation for management of neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) and to compare clinical features in infants exposed to methadone or buprenorphine in utero. Method Between October 1998 and October 2004 all infants born to mothers treated with buprenorphine or methadone during pregnancy were enrolled into this prospective study. Morphine hydrochloride solution (0.2 mg/ml) was prepared without… CONTINUE READING
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