Blood-clotting Drug Saves Lives During Childbirth

20:00 EDT 19 Jun 2017 | JAMA

An inexpensive generic blood-clotting drug called tranexamic acid (TXA) reduced death due to postpartum hemorrhage—the leading cause of maternal death worldwide—with no adverse effects, according to a report from an international team of researchers.

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