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Magnesium Sulfate Versus Nifedipine for the Acute Tocolysis of Preterm Labor: A Prospective, Randomized Trial

To compare intravenous magnesium sulfate to oral nifedipine for acute tocolysis of preterm labor

Stanford is currently not accepting patients for this trial.

Lead Sponsor:

Stanford University

Stanford Investigator(s):


  • Drug: Magnesium Sulfate
  • Drug: Nifedipine




Inclusion Criteria::- Uterine contractions and cervical change or ruptured membranes in a
preterm gestation Exclusion Criteria:- placental abruption, fetal distress, placenta
previa, maternal medical contraindication to tocolysis

Ages Eligible for Study

18 Years - N/A

Genders Eligible for Study


Not currently accepting new patients for this trial

Contact Information

Stanford University
School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305
Yasser El-Sayed
Not Recruiting