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The effects of medication during pregnancy.
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PMID:  21289755     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Each pregnant woman takes an average of four or five different drugs during her pregnancy and an undetermined number of other agents. What role drugs may play in the overall problem of fetal wastage is difficult to estimate; this concern raises the question of a proper risk/benefit ratio for both mother and fetus in administering any drug to the pregnant woman. Maternal indications for drug administration may outweigh the fetal risk.
J Parboosingh
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Canadian family physician Médecin de famille canadien     Volume:  27     ISSN:  0008-350X     ISO Abbreviation:  Can Fam Physician     Publication Date:  1981 Jun 
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Created Date:  2011-02-03     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0120300     Medline TA:  Can Fam Physician     Country:  Canada    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1013-5     Citation Subset:  -    
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