After the data were adjusted to account for the substantial differences between women who used antidepressants and women who did not, the adjusted odds ratio for having a neonate with PPHN
214) Information for Healthcare Professionals: Fluoxetine (Marketed as Prozac), supra note 202; Acholonu, supra note 205; PPHN
is a "potentially serious but rare respiratory illness.
yuksek mortalite ve morbidite ile seyreden bir hastalik olmasina karsin I-NO ve ECMO hastaligin seyrini anlamh olcude degistirmistir.
20,21) More specifically, the respiratory morbidities assessed included RDS, TTN and PPHN
Tapering and stopping SSRI use prior to the third trimester is an option that would prevent these syndromes and also decrease the risk for PPHN
Similar lawsuits are being brought involving babies born with PPHN
after their mothers took Paxil and other SSRIs.
BodeneIUs ingestion of Paxil during her entire pregnancy resulted in her son being born with severe PPHN
Because the conclusions are based on a small number of PPHN
cases, a difference of a small number of cases in either direction can strengthen or attenuate a positive finding.
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The data on risk for PPHN
have been less consistent, creating some confusion among patients and clinicians.
There are many factors that can contribute to the development of PPHN
including meconium aspiration, respiratory distress syndrome, pneumonia (esp.
In the second study, investigators using a case-control design described an elevated risk for PPHN
, a far more serious syndrome associated with severe respiratory failure, in newborns with in utero exposure to SSRIs late in pregnancy.