Category Archives: Patient Corner

When Should I Give Progesterone to Prevent Preterm Labor?

How exciting it is to practice obstetrics during the second decade of the twenty-first century when the FDA has approved its first drug ever for the prevention of premature birth!  In the first major advance for the treatment of preterm delivery since antenatal steroids were Learn More

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New Study Suggests Zofran Safe During Pregnancy

In a study published this month in the New England Journal of Medicine, Danish investigators evaluated the safety of Zofran based on review of a registry of more than 600,000 women. Zofran is the most popular anti-nausea medicine used to treat pregnant women in the Learn More

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