The effect of prenatal exposure of a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug on the optic nerve of female rats: a stereological, histological, and electron microscopic study

Kaplan S., EŞREFOĞLU M., Aktas A., Gul M., Onger M. E. , Altunkaynak M. E. , ...More

JOURNAL OF MATERNAL-FETAL & NEONATAL MEDICINE, vol.26, no.18, pp.1860-1864, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Objective: Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) can have adverse effects for in both mother and fetus following administration during the prenatal period. If given during pregnancy, diclofenac sodium (DS), an NSAID, is given during the pregnancy, may also affect the development of the central nervous system (CNS) or related structures.