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Opioid Increases risk of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

Monday, April 13, 2015

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Opioid pain use during pregnancy increases risk Of NSA (Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome) Researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center studied neonatal abstinence syndrome among infants after birth. The study examined just how commonly pregnant women are being prescribed opioids, that can increase the likelihood of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS). The study authors looked at three years […]

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