Naushaba Rizwan, Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Liaquat University of Medical and Health Sciences, Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan.
Syed Farhan Uddin Department of Physiology, Liaquat University of Medical and Health Sciences, Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan.
International Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences, Journal Year: 2014, Volume and Issue: Vol.6(9), P. 211 - 214

Published: Sept. 30, 2014

The objective of the study was to evaluate the efficacy of misoprostol in patients with complication of first trimester pregnancy loss. After the departmental approval, a total of 102 women with first trimester pregnancy failure were recruited for treatment with misoprostol. The inclusion criteria were gestational age of less than 12 weeks and hemodynamically stable. The exclusion criteria were patients with history of hypersensitivity to prostaglandin, bronchial asthma and hemoglobin less than 9 g. Main outcome measures were the successful resolution of miscarriages without surgical intervention; secondary outcomes were incidence of pain, vaginal bleeding, infection, pyrexia and gastrointestinal side effects. …

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