This book will assist doctors, pharmacists, midwives and other health professionals in dealing with the issue of medicine use in pregnant and breastfeeding women. It gives practical guidance on the principles of safe and effective prescribing, summarises the known effects of widely used drugs, and provides up-to-date information in one accessible source. With an impressive list of contributors, Therapeutics in Pregnancy and Lactation offers clear guidelines and comprehensive advice on a diverse range of topics from drug abuse to hypertension and epilepsy.
|Publisher:||Taylor & Francis|
|Sold by:||Barnes & Noble|
|File size:||2 MB|
Table of ContentsPrinciples of drug use in pregnancy; principles of drug use in lactating; common problems in pregnancy; treatment of common problems in the lactating women; gastrointestinal disorders; hypertension; other cardiovascular disorders; respiratory disorders; epilepsy; psychiatric disorders; infections in pregnancy and breastfeeding; endocrine disorders; nutrition in pregnancy; rheumatic disorders; skin disorders; complementary/alternative medicine during pregnancy; social drugs; street drugs.