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Table 1 Characteristics of the study population (N = 1070)

From: Prevalence and profile of adverse drug reactions in high-risk pregnancy: a cohort study

Variables Values
Age, years (m, sd) 26.2 7.3
Gestational age, weeks (m, sd) 31.2 7.2
Number of pregnancies (m, sd) 2.4 1.8
Previous abortion/miscarriage (n, %) 496 46.4
Admission diagnosis (n, %)
 Arterial hypertension 536 50.2
 Preterm labor 290 27.2
 Gestational diabetes 204 19.1
 Pyelonephritis 105 9.8
 Others 521 57.7
Length of hospitalization, days (m, sd) 4.4 5.4
Number of drugs (m, sd) 4.9 2.5
Drugs (n, %)
 Nifedipine (oral) 413 38.6
 Captopril (oral) 334 31.2
 Simethicone (oral) 323 30.2
 Scopolamine (oral) 307 28.7
 Ferrous sulphate (oral) 244 22.8
 Methyldopa (oral) 224 20.9
  1. m mean, sd standard deviation