This theme issue of Pharmaceutical Research is dedicated to drug research and therapy in pregnant and breastfeeding woman. Enthusiasm for studying drug safety and toxicity in these patients (and in their children) has risen over the past decade. Yet, the accumulation of data is slow. A combined effort of industry, regulators, academia and clinicians can promote the treatment of these populations, as discussed in detail in this issue.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Molecular Medicine
- Pharmaceutical Science
- Organic Chemistry
- Pharmacology (medical)