- Sibai regimen is an intravenous magnesium sulphate regimen for treatment of eclampsia
- It was introduced by Sibai et al in 1990
- Loading dose – 6g IV given over 20 minutes
- Maintenance dose – 2-3g IV every hour
Maternal and fetal outcome after treatment with Sibai regimen:
- In a study published by Sibai et al in 1990, treatment of eclampsia with Sibai regimen had a maternal mortality of 0.5% and a perinatal mortality of 5%.