Which non-opiate drugs are associated with neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS)?

Updated: Dec 20, 2017
  • Author: Ashraf H Hamdan, MD, MBBCh, MSc, MRCP, FAAP; Chief Editor: Santina A Zanelli, MD  more...
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Other drugs include the following:

  • Barbiturates

  • Caffeine

  • Cocaine

  • Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs)

  • Antihistaminics (Diphenhydramine, Hydroxyzine)

  • Ethanol

  • Marijuana

  • Nicotine

  • Phencyclidine

  • Meprobamate

  • Glutethimide

  • Ethchlorvynol

  • Diazepam and lorazepam


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