Methadone and neonatal thrombocytosis

Óscar García-Algar, Lourdes Florensa Brichs, Eva Sánchez García, Dora Minoves Fábrega, Elisabet Esteban Torné, Antonio Mur Sierra

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Maternal treatment with methadone sometimes induces a late-onset neonatal withdrawal in the offspring. Thrombocytoses in the newborn are very rare and sometimes are induced by methadone. These newborns must be admitted for at least 2 weeks and their platelet counts must be monitored.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)193-195
JournalPediatric Hematology and Oncology
Publication statusPublished - 20 May 2002


  • Methadone
  • Neonatal withdrawal
  • Platelet
  • Thrombocytosis


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