abstinence

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Synonyms for abstinence

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the practice of refraining from use of alcoholic liquors

Synonyms for abstinence

the trait of abstaining (especially from alcohol)

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Neonatal abstinence syndrome causes a wide array of symptoms including increased irritability, hypertonia, or heightened muscle tone, tremors, feeding intolerance, seizures, and respiratory distress.
Addiction and an abstinence syndrome have been described (81).
The baby would have a condition known as Drug Abstinence Syndrome, for which there are various treatments.
Bipartisan bill to address neonatal abstinence syndrome signed by President
The study, which was published in the February 2015 issue of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, involved 20 nonpregnant women and 40 pregnant women following a single administration of 4 or 8 mg of ondansetron as part of an investigation of a possible treatment for neonatal abstinence syndrome.
There is also a risk of neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) from exposure to medications such as opioids in pregnancy.
Use of these medications also can cause babies to suffer withdrawal symptoms when born, a condition known as neonatal abstinence syndrome or NAS, a growing problem in U.
Those interested in applying for grants to improve OR safety or neonatal abstinence syndrome should refer to the Cardinal Health Community Relations website for information on the OR project and the latest protocols on neonatal abstinence syndrome developed by Ohio Children's Hospitals.
After delivery, their neonates were assessed for signs and symptoms of neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) twice a day for at least 10 days.
April 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ProgenyHealth, the market leader in evidence-based care management solutions for premature and medically complex newborns, announced today that a retrospective observational study on neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS), has been published in the journal, Population Health Management.
Characterization of babies discharged from Cabell Huntington Hospital during the calendar year 2005 with the diagnoses of neonatal abstinence syndrome.
Use of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors during pregnancy is associated with neonatal abstinence syndrome and a slightly increased risk of persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn, according to results of two recently published studies.
While neonatal abstinence syndrome is indeed a result of withdrawal in most infants, Dr.
They added that it was "essential to plan the treatment and to weigh" the risks of PPHN when treating women in late pregnancy "with those of relapse of depression and neonatal abstinence syndrome if therapy is interrupted.
2) We are only beginning to realize the long-term toll that Newborn Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) causes, including cognitive and social deficits and rising costs to care for, educate, and provide long-term services.