Each Evidence Update is a 2-page summary of a Cochrane Review of healthcare interventions relevant to people in low-income and middle-income countries.
This Evidence Update is adapted from Mousa HA, Alfirevic Z. Treatment for primary postpartum haemorrhage. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2007, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD003249. DOI: 10.1002/14651858. CD003249.pub2.
There is not enough evidence to determine the best drug treatment for women with primary postpartum haemorrhage.
Evidence Update, Maternal Health Series. Effective Health Care Alliance Programme, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine 2pp
What drug should be used to treat primary postpartum haemorrhage? Evidence Update, Maternal Health Series, April 2009