Metformin and human uterine contractility

Hehir, Mark; Morrison, John
December 2012
Endocrine (1355008X);Dec2012, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p761
Academic Journal
The article reports on a study that was conducted to evaluate the effect of metformin on human uterine contractility in vitro. The study analyzed biopsies of human myometrium obtained at elective cesarean section in the third trimester of pregnancy. The results of the study indicated that metformin had no effect on spontaneous or agonist-induced contractility in vitro.


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