Certain Drug Treatment Associated With Orofacial Clefts

Wed, 07 Mar 2007 02:00 PM EST

... A new study has confirmed the orofacial cleft (OFC) inducing effect of phenytoin, carbamazepine, oxytetracycline, and thiethylperazine. A possible association was also suggested between OFCs and oxprenolol and amoxicillin. The study is published in the latest issue of Cleft Palate Craniofacial Journal. [click link for full article] ...