Smoking Hazards to the Fetus

  title={Smoking Hazards to the Fetus},
  author={Reverend Margaret Forrester},
  journal={British Medical Journal},
  pages={552 - 552}
SIn,-I am glad you have pointed out in your leading article (23 June, p. 678) the dangers of Lamotil. In the last two years I have seen several children who have been treated withLomotil for diarrhoea. They have had a variety of puzzling clinical patterns, but the most disturbing has been the abdominal distension. When faced with a two-year-old with this situation my immediate suspicion is now Lomotil intoxication, not appendicitis. It is still a very disturbing situation to all concerned. I…