neonatal

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Related to neonatal distress: respiratory distress syndrome, neonatal hyaline membrane disease

neonatal

of or relating to newborn children, esp in the first week of life and up to four weeks old

neonatal

[¦nē·ə′nād·əl]
(medicine)
Pertaining to a newborn infant.
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These data include a 1997 study of pregnant women that found no significant difference in the rates of major or minor malformations, gestational age at delivery birth weight, or neonatal distress among 39 women who took cetirizine (most included first-trimester use), 81 women who took hydroxyzine (Vistaril or Atarax), and 110 controls who did not take either agent.
Nevertheless, they should be avoided if possible during the first trimester because of the sparse amount of data in humans on use of these drugs during pregnancy These data include a 1997 study of pregnant women that found no significant difference in the rates of major or minor malformations, gestational age at delivery, birth weight, or neonatal distress among 39 women who took cetirizine (most included first-trimester use), 81 women who took hydroxyzine (Vistaril or Atarax), and 110 controls who did not take either agent.