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The most commonly used drugs for closure of a haemodynamically significant patent ductus arteriosus (hsPDA) are cyclooxygenase inhibitors, mainly indomethacin and intravenous/oral ibuprofen. In contrast to high closure rates, several adverse effects have been reported with such medications, including gastrointestinal bleeding and perforation, weakened platelet aggregation, hyperbilirubinaemia and renal failure.1 2 The role of paracetamol as an alternative …
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