Neonatal Outcomes After Gestational Exposure to Nitrofurantoin

  title={Neonatal Outcomes After Gestational Exposure to Nitrofurantoin},
  author={H. Nordeng and A. Lupattelli and M. Rom{\o}ren and G. Koren},
  journal={Obstetrics & Gynecology},
  • H. Nordeng, A. Lupattelli, +1 author G. Koren
  • Published 2013
  • Medicine
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • OBJECTIVE: To estimate whether first-trimester exposure to nitrofurantoin is associated with increased malformation rates and, secondarily, to estimate whether exposure to nitrofurantoin is associated with increased rates of negative pregnancy outcomes and perinatal complications. METHODS: We conducted a population-based cohort study using the Norwegian Prescription Database linked to data on all live births, stillbirths, and induced abortions after 12 weeks of gestation from The Medical Birth… CONTINUE READING
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