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Synonyms for interaction

a mutual or reciprocal action

(physics) the transfer of energy between elementary particles or between an elementary particle and a field or between fields

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Patients at high risk for drug interactions also include those taking anticonvulsants, antibiotics, or drugs such as digoxin, warfarin, or amiodarone.
EDI provides accurate and complete summaries of published clinical research findings on drug interactions.
There are over two million adverse drug interactions each year, and more than 100,000 resulting deaths," said Brian Lichtlin, MedAppz CEO.
A good rule of thumb is that if a drug interaction affects the efficacy of a drug by 30% or less, then most interactions at that level will not be significant, Dr.
Most pharmacies - even small neighborhood drug stores - have computer software that will send up a red flag when a drug interaction is detected, said Barry Keane, pharmacist at Northridge Pharmacy.
To view the Absorption Systems video on drug transporters and to read more about the FDA guidance on drug interactions, please visit http://www.
Each drug interaction is presented in a one-page entry, with information in interacting drugs, clinical significance, significance ratings, effects and mechanisms, management, and discussion of the studies used to document the interaction.
Download HIV Drug Interaction Information to Your PDA
Drug interaction facts, 2007; the authority on drug interactions.
Among the topics are drug interactions with anti-retrovirals for HIV infection, drugs for tuberculosis, anti-fungal agents, miscellaneous antibiotics, drug-food interactions, drug-cytokine interactions, circumventing drug interactions, and design and data analysis of drug interaction studies.
Sayre added, "While we live in a time when much drug information is available, drug interaction information is not readily available, nor understandable to the consumer.
29 /PRNewswire/ -- First DataBank, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Hearst Corporation, has announced plans to release consumer versions of their popular drug interaction modules -- Drug-Drug Interaction Module (DDIM(TM)) and Drug-Food Interaction Module (DFIM(TM)) -- on February 3, 2000.
It's very easy to miss simple things such as a medication allergy or a potential drug to drug interaction when doctors write out prescriptions," said Bill Jonakin, MD, a primary-care physician in Boise and president of the Idaho Physicians Network, which represents over 2,100 doctors across the state of Idaho.
WellMed is the first and only to provide the drug interaction feature as a component of a personal health record.
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