Navigation Links
Glucocorticoid in ‘bad Light’ During Fertility Treatmet

Netherlands – Recent findings by Dutch researchers suggest that the hormone glucocorticoids may not be as beneficial as it is thought to be//. The steroid is prescribed by many specialists as a thrust to infertility treatments in women.

The steroid hormones called glucocorticoids are employed by many specialists to treat infertility, as they are thought to influence the body’s immune responses in a good manner. They are used to sensitize the lining of the uterus so that embryo implantation can take place without a hitch.

To probe, researchers drew a parallel between success rates of expectant mothers who took glucocorticoids to aid embryo implantation and those who did not. The analysis carefully followed data from 13 studies involving 1,759 couples.

The researchers found when assisted reproductive technologies were used in combination with glucocorticoid treatment; the pregnancy rates did not show any improvement. What is worse is the threat that glucocorticoids may cause certain infections or even be the cause of premature births.

Researchers inferred, “This meta-analysis shows that empirical use of glucocorticoids is not supported by evidence from studies. Moreover, we don't know enough about the possible adverse effects of glucocorticoids in early pregnancy. Therefore, at present, glucocorticoids should not be prescribed in this way."
SV
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Blocking Glucocorticoid Prevents Stress-Induced Skin Abnormalities
2. Harmful Effects Of Glucocorticoids On Newborns Owing To Prenatal Exposure
3. Oxygen Usage During Exercise Could Indicate Heart Problems
4. Predicting The Risk Of Preeclampsia During Pregnancy
5. Drugs Taken During Pregnancy Found To Affect Unborn Babies
6. Alcohol Consumption During Pregnancy Not Safe
7. The Importance Of “ Good ”Control Of Diabetes During Pregnanc
8. The Effects Of Dental X-Rays During Pregnancy Questioned
9. The Use Of Antioxidants To Diminish Effects of Alcohol During Pregnancy Questioned
10. Oxygen Consumption During Workouts Could Indicate Heart Problems
11. Folic Acid Supplementation During Pregnancy Could Help Prevent Spina Bifida
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:6/23/2017)... ... June 23, 2017 , ... Yesterday, U.S. Senate Republicans revealed ... repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Like the bill narrowly passed ... Medicaid, a public health insurance program for low-income children, pregnant women, parents of ...
(Date:6/23/2017)... , ... June 23, 2017 , ... Everybody has their ... while others prefer to read it, and some people don't like it at all. ... Here's what they found: , Erotic literature can give readers a taste of their ...
(Date:6/23/2017)... ... , ... 21 Middle East and South Asia Leaders Selected as Eisenhower Fellows ... and civil society in 11 countries across the Middle East and South Asia to ... exchange of knowledge and ideas with the leading minds in their fields. , ...
(Date:6/23/2017)... ... 23, 2017 , ... Ulster University, Magee Campus in Northern Ireland is hosting ... pm to present to graduate students exciting new and innovative hope research based on ... by The Health Improvement Service of the Western Health & Social Care Trust (WHSCT) ...
(Date:6/23/2017)... ... June 23, 2017 , ... Moore Insurance, an eastern Texas ... to asset protection and financial planning services, is teaming up with the For ... of children with cancer and other chronic diseases. , The For A Day ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/1/2017)... 2017 Nutriceutical Holdings (NH), parent company of ... and KD Pharma Group have decided to join forces ... Pharma Group. KD Pharma Group will become the largest ... the entire company. "We believe we have ... to growing the NH companies by providing us with ...
(Date:5/30/2017)... , May 30, 2017 Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ... Annual Global Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, June 13, 2017, in ... Greisch , Hill-Rom,s president and chief executive officer, is scheduled ... live audio webcast can be accessed at http://ir.hill-rom.com/events.cfm . ... of the live event through September 13, 2017. ...
(Date:5/29/2017)... AVIV, Israel, May 29, 2017  Cellect Biotechnology Ltd. ... innovative technology which enables the functional selection of stem ... results for the first quarter ended March 31 st ... with our accomplishments in the first quarter of 2017," ... first quarter, we announced the treatment of the first ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: