Do tocolytic agents stop preterm labor? A critical and comprehensive review of efficacy and safety

Kenneth Higby, Elly M.J. Xenakis, Carl J. Pauerstein

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219 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1247-1259
Number of pages13
JournalAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 1993


  • Premature labor
  • calcium channel blockers
  • magnesium sulfate
  • tocolytics
  • β-adrenergic receptor agonists

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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