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Induction of abortion by prostaglandins E1 and E2.

Authors
Type
Published Article
Journal
BMJ
0007-1447
Publisher
BMJ
Publication Date
Volume
2
Issue
5704
Pages
258–260
Identifiers
PMID: 5420173
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Intravenous infusions of prostaglandin E (E(1) or E(2)) were used for termination of pregnancy in 11 patients. Induction of abortion was successful in nine instances and in eight the abortion was complete. No undesirable side-effects were recorded.

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