- Periconceptional folic acid supplementation: a new indication for therapeutic drug monitoringCarolyn Tam
Department of Pharmacology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Ther Drug Monit 31:319-26. 2009..This review describes the evolution of the evidence for TDM of RBC folate and preliminary experience with TDM in a population of 12 women who were planning a pregnancy and who were being treated with an atypical antipsychotic...
- Steady state folate concentrations achieved with 5 compared with 1.1 mg folic acid supplementation among women of childbearing agePatricia Nguyen
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
Am J Clin Nutr 89:844-52. 2009..Women with poor supplement adherence or a previous pregnancy affected by a neural tube defect may need to take higher doses of folic acid (4-5 mg). However, there are limited data on the pharmacokinetics of higher folic acid doses...
- The effect of distant reiki on pain in women after elective Caesarean section: a double-blinded randomised controlled trialSondra vanderVaart
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
BMJ Open 1:e000021. 2011..4±9.7 mm Hg vs 111.9±11.0 mm Hg, p=0.02) post surgery. Conclusion Distant reiki had no significant effect on pain following an elective C-section. Clinical Trial Registration Number ISRCTN79265996...