Tacrolimus dosage requirements in lung transplant recipients receiving antifungal prophylaxis with voriconazole followed by itraconazole: a preliminary prospective study.

@article{Enderby2014TacrolimusDR,
  title={Tacrolimus dosage requirements in lung transplant recipients receiving antifungal prophylaxis with voriconazole followed by itraconazole: a preliminary prospective study.},
  author={Cher Y Enderby and Michael G Heckman and Colleen S. Thomas and Cesar Ariel Keller},
  journal={Clinical transplantation},
  year={2014},
  volume={28 8},
  pages={911-5}
}
BACKGROUND Concomitant administration of the triazole antifungals, voriconazole or itraconazole, with tacrolimus can result in significant drug interaction in the transplant recipient. Limited published information exists regarding tacrolimus dosing when transitioning from voriconazole to itraconazole. The objective of this study was to evaluate the extent of the drug interaction with antifungal prophylaxis using voriconazole followed by a change to itraconazole in lung transplant recipients… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 3 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS
1 Citations
18 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 18 references

Tacrolimus dose modification in hematopoietic cell transplant recipients following a change in therapy from fluconazole to voriconazole

  • AJ GUARASCIO, D SLAIN, A. CUMPSTON
  • ISRN Transplantation
  • 2013
1 Excerpt

Change of the blood concentration of tacrolimus after the switch from fluconazole to voriconazole in patients receiving allogenic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation

  • H KAWAZOE, Y TAKIGUICHI, H TANAKA
  • Biol Pharm Bull
  • 2006
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…