Drug interactions between antiretroviral medications and medications used in the treatment of drug addiction: research needs.

@article{Khalsa2010DrugIB,
  title={Drug interactions between antiretroviral medications and medications used in the treatment of drug addiction: research needs.},
  author={Jag H Khalsa and Ahmed Elkashef},
  journal={The American journal on addictions},
  year={2010},
  volume={19 1},
  pages={96-100}
}
Today substance dependence is one of the major public health problems in the world with millions of people abusing legal and illegal drugs. In addition, almost one-third of the world's population suffers with one or more infections. Both drugs of abuse and infections are associated with serious medical and health consequences, some of which may be exacerbated by the occurrence of pharmacokinetic and/or pharmacodynamic interactions between medications used in the treatment of these conditions… CONTINUE READING
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