Oxytocics

Known as: Oxytocic Drugs, [GU600] OXYTOCICS, oxytocic 
Drugs that stimulate contraction of the myometrium. They are used to induce LABOR, OBSTETRIC at term, to prevent or control postpartum or… (More)

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1936-2017
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND It has been estimated that worldwide, over 125,000 women die of postpartum hemorrhage each year. The traditional… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE To compare oral misoprostol 400 microg with placebo in the routine management of the third stage of labour. DESIGN A… (More)
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1997
1997
OBJECTIVE To investigate the use of the oral prostaglandin E1 analogue, misoprostol in the prevention of postpartum haemorrhage… (More)
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1995
1995
OBJECTIVES A prospective multicenter study of obstetric practices was conducted in three developing countries (Benin, Congo and… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
OBJECTIVE To compare the effects on fetal and maternal morbidity of routine active management of third stage of labour and… (More)
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1988
1988
Plasma concentrations of immunoreactive vasotocin (AVT) and mesotocin (MT) were measured periodically before and subsequent to… (More)
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1984
1984
Both vasopressin and PGF2 alpha are effective uterine stimulants in the non-pregnant human uterus, especially around the onset of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Sparteine, an antiarrhythmic and oxytocic drug, is metabolised by N1-oxidation. The sparteine-N1-oxide rearranges with loss of… (More)
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1977
1977
[4-Threonine, 7-glycine]oxytocin and [1-(L-2-hydroxy-3-mercaptopropanoic acid), 4-threonine, 7-glycine]oxytocin (hydroxy[Thr4… (More)
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