Antimicrobial agents, drug adverse reactions and interactions, and cancer.

  title={Antimicrobial agents, drug adverse reactions and interactions, and cancer.},
  author={X. Orsi Millan and Victoria A Muggia and Belinda E. Ostrowsky},
  journal={Cancer treatment and research},
The intent of this chapter is to review the types of adverse drug reactions and interactions associated with antimicrobial agents, specifically in the setting of patients with malignancies. The initial sections will discuss categorizing and describing the mechanisms of adverse reactions and interactions. The later sections include a detailed discussion about adverse reactions and drug interactions associated with commonly used antibacterial, antiviral, and antifungal agents in this… CONTINUE READING