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According to the Center of Disease Evaluation and Research, adverse drug interactions are a more common cause of death than pulmonary disease, diabetes, AIDS, and automobile accidents.
WASHINGTON -- Simply placing a list of common drug interactions on patient charts will make it easier to identify such interactions in patients with endocrine disorders, John B.
Seniors are at greatest risk for drug interactions because, while people 65 and over account for only 11 percent of the population, they consume 25 percent of prescription and nonprescription drugs, with each senior taking an average of 10 to 20 prescriptions and over-the-counter medications, said the NCHS.
HIV-Charts2go allows HIV-treating physicians to have on-hand the most up-to-date and user-friendly drug interaction information wherever they may go, without having to access an internet connection point.
This reference provides concise information on drug interactions.
Blower said that the potential for drug interaction -- especially in elderly and oncology patients, requires healthcare professionals to pay special attention to this group.
10 /PRNewswire/ -- MICROMEDEX, a division of Thomson Health Information Group, announces the launch of its consumer friendly drug interactions checker, MyDrug-ReaxT.
First DataBank has responded to these trends by developing the first interactive drug interaction databases written expressly for the consumer," he continued.
Consumers who have stored their health information online using WellRecord will have access to the drug interaction feature free of charge.
Remember this: if you interact with your pharmacist before you take any drug -- even one that's over-the-counter -- you're more likely to avoid a drug interaction later," continued Engle.
7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Monthly Prescribing Reference (MPR) is pleased to announce that the MPR Mobile App now offers a Drug Interactions Checker on the Apple iOS (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch) and Android platforms.
Predictors of clinically significant antiretroviral (ARV) drug interactions among first-line ARV regimens.

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