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The consumer"s guide to drug interactions

by Jeffrey R. Schein

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Published by Collier Books, Maxwell Macmillan Canada, Maxwell Macmillan International in New York, Toronto, New York .
Written in English

  • Drug interactions -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 389-390) and index.

    Other titlesDrug interactions.
    StatementJeffrey R. Schein and Philip Hansten.
    ContributionsHansten, Philip D.
    LC ClassificationsRM302 .S35 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxv, 406 p. :
    Number of Pages406
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1736021M
    ISBN 100020288654
    LC Control Number92041050

    Use WebMD’s Drug Interaction Checker tool to find and identify potentially harmful and unsafe combinations of prescription medications by entering two or more drugs in question. Clinical Drug-Drug Interaction Evaluations to Inform Drug Use and Enable Drug Access. Authors: Rekić D, Reynolds KS, Zhao P, Zhang L, Yoshida K, Sachar M, Piquette Miller M, Huang SM, Zineh I. J.

    Written in plain language and designed to be consumer friendly, the form starts off with a page of some commonly asked questions and answers to help guide the user in submitting the form, and then. Food and drug interactions: a guide for consumers. [Gary A Holt] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n library.

    The interactions come from medicine labels that FDA has approved. And the guide uses the generic names of medicines, never brand names. The guide has been published in plain language, and is re-formatted as a guide for consumers to learn more about and avoid interactions. Drug-drug interactions can involve prescription or nonprescription (over-the-counter) drugs. Types of drug-drug interactions include duplication, opposition (antagonism), and alteration of what the body does to one or both drugs.

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A drug-drug reaction is when there’s an interaction between two or more prescription drugs. One example is the interaction between warfarin (Coumadin), an anticoagulant (blood thinner), and fluconazole (Diflucan), an antifungal medication.

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