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Use and risks of prescription drugs during pregnancy : with special emphasis on selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and valproic acid

@inproceedings{Malm2005UseAR,
  title={Use and risks of prescription drugs during pregnancy : with special emphasis on selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and valproic acid},
  author={H. Malm},
  year={2005}
}
  • H. Malm
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • Firstly, the overall use of prescription drugs, and secondly, the use of prescription drugs suspected or known to be harmful to the fetus were investigated in pregnant women during different pregnancy trimesters, and in matched non-pregnant controls (n=43 470 each). Thirdly, the safety of SSRIs was evaluated by comparing women with SSRI purchases with matched pregnant controls without drug purchases (n=1782 each), and also by comparing women with SSRI purchases in different trimesters. Data for… CONTINUE READING

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