Magnesium sulphate versus phenytoin for eclampsia.


BACKGROUND A number of different anticonvulsants are used to control eclamptic fits and to prevent further seizures. OBJECTIVES The objective of this review was to assess the effects of magnesium sulphate compared with phenytoin when used for the care of women with eclampsia. Magnesium sulphate is compared with diazepam and with lytic cocktail (in… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000128.pub2


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