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Table 3 Oxytocin-related adverse effects

From: The ED50 and ED95 of oxytocin infusion rate for maintaining uterine tone during elective caesarean delivery: a dose-finding study

 0 U h− 11 U h− 12 U h− 13 U h− 15 U h− 18 U h− 1P value
Hypotension5 (20)4 (17)4 (17)4 (17)3 (12)2 (8)0.879
Tachycardia000001 (4)1.000
Nausea5 (20)3 (13)2 (8)1 (4)2 (8)3 (13)0.604
Flushing5 (20)6 (26)5 (21)6 (26)5 (20)5 (20)0.986
Chest pain4 (16)2 (9)1 (4)1 (4)1 (4)2 (8)0.582
  1. Data are expressed as n (%)