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Spontaneous abortion and the prophylactic effect of folic acid supplementation in epileptic women undergoing antiepileptic therapy.
Pittschieler, S; Brezinka, C; Jahn, B; Trinka, E; Unterberger, I; Dobesberger, J; Walser, G; Auckenthaler, A; Embacher, N; Bauer, G; Luef, G;
J Neurol. 2008; 255(12): 1926-1931.
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PMU-Autor/inn/en

Dobesberger Judith
Trinka Eugen

Abstract

Antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) like phenytoin (PHE), carbamazepine (CBZ), barbiturates and valproic acid (VPA) interfere with folic acid absorption and metabolism, which in turn can be the cause of adverse pregnancy outcome.


Useful keywords (using NLM MeSH Indexing)

Abortion, Spontaneous/chemically induced*

Abortion, Spontaneous/drug therapy

Abortion, Spontaneous/prevention*

control*

Adult

Anticonvulsants/adverse effects*

Dietary Supplements*

Epilepsy/drug therapy*

Epilepsy/epidemiology

Female

Folic Acid/administration*

dosage*

Humans

Pregnancy

Premature Birth/chemically induced

Premature Birth/drug therapy

Premature Birth/prevention*

control

Prospective Studies

Retrospective Studies


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epilepsy
antiepileptic drugs
folic acid
abortion