Yutopar

Active Ingredient(s): Ritodrine
Pharm Company: * ASTRAZENECA
Category: Women's Health / Fertility

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Yutopar Overview

Ritodrine RYE-to-dreen (trade name Yutopar) is a tocolytic drug used to stop premature labor.[2] This drug has been removed from the US market, according to FDA Orange Book. It was available in oral tablets or as an injection and was typically used as the hydrochloride salt, ritodrine hydrochloride. Mechanism Ritodrine is a short-acting β2 adrenoreceptor agonist — a class of medication used for smooth muscle relaxation (other similar drugs are used in asthma or other pulmonary di...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ritodrine

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Yutopar Aka Ritodrine
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This drug was used for women going into pre-mature labor it was used to stop the contrations. Unfortunatly it had major side effects on the babies. This was an experimental drug used from 1980 -1990 and was then discontinued. I was given this drug and my daughter was born 6 weeks early, had her by c-section. I begin to notice around 12yrs old that problem were arising in her mental health, still not realizing that this drug played an important factor. I have found many women that this to has happened to, and I'm still looking for more families that this has effect. It is devasting and a nightmare for my daughter who is now 30 yrs. old. If you have any information I would really like to visit with you about your child. Thank you for reading this, we need to ban together for our kids....
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Yutopar Side Effects
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Have a sister who took Yutopar in 198I, I believe, because of pre-mature labor. She was hospitalized for 1 week and then was taking it in pill form for another week. She got chills and shakes when she took the medication. She was 6 months pregnant when her she experience pre-mature labor. After 2 weeks of taking Yutopar she called her doctor and told him she would not take anymore because she was concerned that if she had this type reaction what was it doing to her baby. She had a beautiful baby boy, that full term +, that appeared very healthy; however, he has dealt with major issues from youth to present: depression, anxiety, cannot function on a day to day basis. He kept screaming something was wrong and all of our family labeled it as "grow up and get over it" until now. His...
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Yutopar
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I have a 23 yr old. I took Yutopar in 1989. My son is now disabled and has been most of his life. I was reading that alot of other have had the same problems. What kind of health issues has your son/daughter have that you think are related to Yutopar? Am going crazy. Really trying to get answers for my son. Please help. ## Hi Maria Wilson, You are definitely not alone. There are lots of parents who have children that suffer with mental and emotional disorders due to this medication. I personally don't have children so I can only sympathize and hope that your situation gets better. I will link you to a thread where people on the site discuss Yutopar and the negative effects that it has had on their children. I'm sure you will be able to find the answers you need from someone who ...
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Yutopar?
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I was given Yutopar during my pregnancy. I don't know of any issues with my daughter. She was still pretty-term. I am now wondering if our recent bouts with auto immune disorders might have anything to do with it. ## Hi Leslie, Based on my research, Ritodrine (dicontinued preparation: Yutopar) is a tocolytic drug, used to stop premature labor. This drug has been removed from the US market, according to FDA Orange Book. It was available in oral tablets or as an injection and was typically used as the hydrochloride salt, ritodrine hydrochloride. How long ago did you take this medication? There are lots of parents who have had children that are suffering with mental and emotional disorders due to this medication. I'm glad to hear that you haven't noticed any issues with your da...
Updated 2 years ago.
 

Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Ritodrine
  • Injection: 10mg/ml, 15mg/ml
  • Tablet: 10mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

Other drugs which contain Ritodrine or a similar ingredient: (2 results)


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