The effect of phenobarbital on serum hormone levels and their diurnal variations in pregnancy.

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The effect of phenobarbital (PB) on serum hormones in late pregnancy was investigated. 18 pregnant women were studied before and after 2 weeks of PB treatment (100 mg per os, daily at 8 p.m.) by measuring serum estradiol, estriol, progesterone, testosterone, prolactin and cortisol concentrations. 7 pregnant women without PB therapy served as controls… (More)

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@article{Luoma1984TheEO, title={The effect of phenobarbital on serum hormone levels and their diurnal variations in pregnancy.}, author={Pentti Luoma and Janne Heikkinen and P. R. Yl{\"o}stalo}, journal={Pharmacology}, year={1984}, volume={28 4}, pages={211-5} }