Feticidal digoxin before D&E
- February 1st, 2012
- Abortion, general
- Grimes, D.A., Stuart, G.S., Raymond, E.G.
Contraception; February 1, 2012; Vol. 85(2): 140-143; doi:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.contraception.2011.04.001
This commentary describes common rationales for the use of feticidal digoxin prior to surgical abortion, evaluates existing scientific literature, and highlights related ethical issues.