Medline ® Abstract for Reference 86
of 'Treatment and outcome of nausea and vomiting of pregnancy'
Treatment of intractable hyperemesis gravidarum by ondansetron.
Siu SS, Yip SK, Cheung CW, Lau TK
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2002;105(1):73.
Hyperemesis gravidarum is a disabling condition. It is not uncommon that patients request termination of pregnancy because of intolerable symptoms and psychological stress. We report a case in which termination of pregnancy was avoided by the use of ondansetron to treat the hyperemesis gravidarum.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong. email@example.com