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Glossary for Drugs causing respiratory distress and apnea in neonates

Medical terms related to Drugs causing respiratory distress and apnea in neonates or mentioned in this section include:

  • Apnea in neonates: Apnea in neonates is a condition in which breathing has stopped in a newborn infant.
  • Developmental problems: Physical or mental development difficulty.
  • Drugs causing apnea in neonates: Drugs causing apnea in neonates is a condition in which drug ingestion causes a cessation or pause in a newborn baby's breathing.
  • Drugs causing respiratory distress in neonates: Drugs causing respiratory distress in neonates refers to a newborn baby who has ingested a drug that causes life-threatening difficulty breathing.
  • Growth symptoms: Symptoms related to poor or excessive growth.
  • Heart symptoms: Symptoms affecting the heart
  • Infant symptoms: Symptoms affecting babies and infants.
  • Intermittent osmotic diarrhea: Intermittent osmotic diarrhea is a condition in which loose, water, frequent bowel movements that occurs periodically due to excessive water in the intestines.
  • Magnesium Sulfate -- Teratogenic Agent: There is evidence to indicate that exposure to Magnesium Sulfate during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of exposure and the stage of pregnancy that the exposure occurred at.
  • Meperidine -- Teratogenic Agent: There is evidence to indicate that exposure to Meperidine during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of exposure and the stage of pregnancy that the exposure occurred at.
  • Neonatal Respiratory Distress Syndrome: Lung disease mostly in premature newborns; see also adult RDS.
  • Patent ductus arteriosus: patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) is a congenital heart defect wherein a child's ductus arteriosus fails to close after birth
  • Poor growth: Poor body growth or delayed physical development.
  • Respiratory disorder: any disease affecting the upper, lower airways and the lungs
  • Respiratory distress: A condition which is characterized by poor respiration that results in the body being under stress
  • Respiratory distress and apnea in neonates: Respiratory distress and apnea in neonates refers to an infant in the first month of life who has life-threatening breathing problems and a cessation or pause in breathing.
  • Respiratory symptoms: Symptoms affecting the breathing systems.

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