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Tocolysis Summary

Description: Any drug treatment modality designed to inhibit UTERINE CONTRACTION. It is used in pregnant women to arrest PREMATURE LABOR.

Also Known As: Therapy, Tocolytic; Tocolytic Treatment; Therapies, Tocolytic; Tocolyses; Tocolytic Therapies Show All >>

Networked: 787 relevant articles (46 outcomes, 87 trials/studies) for this Therapy

Key Diseases for which Tocolysis is Relevant

  1. Premature Obstetric Labor (Premature Labor) : 22 outcomes 48 studies in 356 results
  2. Rupture : 6 outcomes 13 studies in 87 results
  3. Infection : 6 outcomes 4 studies in 48 results
  4. Premature Birth (Birth, Premature) : 5 outcomes 7 studies in 70 results
  5. Chorioamnionitis : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 31 results
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Drugs Related to Tocolysis

  1. Nifedipine (Adalat)
  2. Magnesium Sulfate (Sulfate, Magnesium)
  3. Ritodrine (Yutopar)
  4. Indomethacin (Indometacin)
  5. Terbutaline (Brethaire)
  6. Interleukin-6 (Interleukin 6)
  7. relcovaptan
  8. Adrenergic beta-Agonists (beta-Adrenergic Agonists)
  9. Progesterone
  10. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics)
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Therapies Related to Tocolysis

  1. Tocolysis
  2. Fetal Version (External Cephalic Version)
  3. Bed Rest (Bedrest)
  4. Catheters
  5. Cesarean Section (Caesarean Section)
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