A cross sectional observational study of prescription pattern of gastro-protective drugs with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in nilgiris, india
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Poster
- By: BASUTKAR, Roopa (JSS COLLEGE OF PHARMACY, Pharmacy Practice, Ooty, India)
Background: Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are very effective as analgesic and anti-inflammatory agents, the major factor of their limited use is due to occurrence of gastrointestinal (GI), cardiovascular and renal side effects. A number of studies have reported underutilization, inappropriate selection of GPAs, inappropriate dose.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.