Effect of magnesium sulfate, isradipine, and ritodrine on contractions of myometrium: pregnant human and rat


Kantas E., Cetin A., Kaya T., Cetin M.

ACTA OBSTETRICIA ET GYNECOLOGICA SCANDINAVICA, vol.81, no.9, pp.825-830, 2002 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 81 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2002
  • Doi Number: 10.1034/j.1600-0412.2002.810904.x
  • Title of Journal : ACTA OBSTETRICIA ET GYNECOLOGICA SCANDINAVICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.825-830

Abstract

Background. Magnesium sulfate, isradipine, and ritodrine are smooth muscle relaxants used for treating preterm labor. The aim of this study is to investigate the action profile of these drugs on the amplitude and frequency of spontaneous contractions of isolated myometrial strips of pregnant human and rat.