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Table 2 Management of women with PIH in Harare, Zimbabwe, September 2012

From: Prevalence of pregnancy induced hypertension and pregnancy outcomes among women seeking maternity services in Harare, Zimbabwe

Medication Mild PIH (BP140/90mmHg) N = 41 (n,%) Severe PIH (BP ≥ 160/110mmHg) N = 15 (n,%)
No Medication/Bed rest 16 (39.0) 3 (20.0)
Methyl Dopa 19 (46.3) 9 (60.0)
Nifedipine 2 (4.9) 1 (6.7)
Methyldopa + nifedipine 4 (9.8) 1 (6.7)
Hydralazine 0 1 (6.7)