Identifying high risk medications causing potential drug-drug interactions in outpatients: A prescription database study based on an online surveillance system.


BACKGROUND Drug-drug interactions (DDIs) are a significant cause for adverse drug events (ADEs). DDIs are often predictable and preventable, but their prevention and management require systematic service development. Most DDI studies focus on interaction rates in hospitalized patients. Less is known of DDIs in outpatients, particularly how community… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.sapharm.2015.09.004