The safety of antihypertensives for treatment of pregnancy hypertension.

@article{Magee2004TheSO,
  title={The safety of antihypertensives for treatment of pregnancy hypertension.},
  author={Laura A Magee and Swaid Abdullah},
  journal={Expert opinion on drug safety},
  year={2004},
  volume={3 1},
  pages={25-38}
}
This review addresses the maternal and perinatal benefits and risks of antihypertensive therapy in pregnancy. It covers the diagnosis of hypertension in pregnancy (with a brief discussion of ambulatory blood pressure measurement) followed by both the general principles of management of pregnancy hypertension and the specifics of individual antihypertensive drugs and drug classes. Discussion is focused on quantitative overviews of randomised, controlled trials, although observational literature… CONTINUE READING