Pharmacokinetic Interactions Between Alcohol and Other Drugs

  title={Pharmacokinetic Interactions Between Alcohol and Other Drugs},
  author={Alan Gordon Fraser},
  journal={Clinical Pharmacokinetics},
  • A. Fraser
  • Published 1 August 1997
  • Medicine
  • Clinical Pharmacokinetics
SummaryThe frequent use of alcohol (ethanol) together with prescription drugs gives any described pharmacokinetic interaction significant clinical implications. The issue is both the effect of alcohol on the pharmacokinetics of various drugs and also the effect of those drugs on the pharmacokinetics of alcohol. This review discusses these pharmacokinetic interactions but also briefly describes some other effects of alcohol that are clinically relevant to drug prescribing.The use of several… 

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