Iatrogenic Cushing syndrome and adrenal insufficiency during concomitant therapy with ritonavir and fluticasone

Abstract

Ritonavir is a potent inhibitor of the cytochrome P450 enzyme CYP3A4 and is subject to multiple drug-drug interactions. This becomes especially important when the patient is also taking medications metabolized through CYP3A pathway as increased and potentially toxic drug levels may ensue. Herein we present one such interaction wherein a 57 year old… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s40064-015-1218-x

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@inproceedings{Epperla2015IatrogenicCS, title={Iatrogenic Cushing syndrome and adrenal insufficiency during concomitant therapy with ritonavir and fluticasone}, author={Narendranath Epperla and Fergus Eoin McKiernan}, booktitle={SpringerPlus}, year={2015} }