The Risks of Codeine to Breastfed Infants- Facts and Fallacies

Motherisk Int J 2020;1:16   David Chitayat MD, FRCPC, FACCG (1) and Gideon Koren MD, FRCPC, FACMT (2) The Prenatal Diagnosis and Medical  Genetics Program, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Mount Sinai Hospital, The University of Toronto, ON, Canada (1); Motherisk International Program and Ariel University, Ariel, Israel (2)     Question: It has been…

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Use of hydroxychloroquine during pregnancy and breastfeeding: An update for the recent coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19)

Motherisk Int J 2020;1:9   Yusuf Cem Kaplan MD (1), Gideon Koren MD (2, 3) Terafar – Izmir Katip Celebi University Teratology Information Center, Turkey (1) and Adelson Faculty of Medicine, Ariel University(2), Motherisk Israel Program (3)   Question: Recent in vitro studies and preliminary clinical trial data documented  the antiviral effect of chloroquine and…

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The Corona Pandemic- Safety/Risk of COVID 19 During Pregnancy and Lactation

Motherisk Int J 2020;1:8   Tal De-Haan, Natalie Dinavitser, Rana Cohen, Mati Berkovitch and Maya Berlin Clinical Pharmacology Unit, Shamir Medical Center (Assaf Harofeh), Zerifin, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University,  Tel Aviv, Israel   Question: What is known about the fetal, neonatal and maternal risks of infection with the Corona virus? Answer: According to…

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