Drug interactions with itraconazole, fluconazole, and terbinafine and their management.

@article{Gupta1999DrugIW,
  title={Drug interactions with itraconazole, fluconazole, and terbinafine and their management.},
  author={Aditya K Gupta and H. Irving Katz and Neil H Shear},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology},
  year={1999},
  volume={41 2 Pt 1},
  pages={237-49}
}
A drug interaction develops when the effect of a drug is increased or decreased or when a new effect is produced by the prior, concurrent, or subsequent administration of the other. Before prescribing a drug, it is important to obtain a thorough drug history of the prescription and nonprescription medications taken by the patient. The nonprescription medications may include items such as nutritional supplements and herbal medications. The risk of side effects is an inevitable consequence of… CONTINUE READING