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Table 3 Maternal drug intake and associated syndromes

From: Synopsis of congenital cardiac disease among children attending University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital Ituku Ozalla, Enugu

  Frequency N = 61 Percent
Herbal Drug use (Dogo yaro) 3 4.2
Routine drugs only (Folic acid 1 tab daily and fesolate 1 daily with multivitamins 1 daily) especially at the first trimester 36 50.7
No alcohol use 40 56.3
No smoking 40 56.3
No exposure to Irradiation 38 53.5
Presence of congenital malformation 10 14.1
Type of association   
VACTERAL associations 3 4.2
Associated syndromes   
No 37 52.1
Yes 4 5.6
Specific syndrome   
Down Syndrome 2 2.8
Turner Syndrome 1 1.4