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  #1

a woman carrying a preterm pregnancy (33 weeks) is in labor,which drug do you give to promote fetal lung maturity?

a.hydrocortisone
b.triamcilone
c.betamethasone
d.fludrocortisone
e.spironolactone




  #2

betamethasone.

but what s the Drug of Choice actually?
Dexametasone or betamethasone?


  #3

"jasonw" wrote:
betamethasone.

but what s the Drug of Choice actually?
Dexametasone or betamethasone?


betamethasone i think


  #4

thanks


  #5

women who are in pre term delivery are given glucocorticoids to increase surfactant synthesis in the baby's lungs





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