Interaction between bezafibrate and warfarin
- At: 2006 FIP Congress in Salvadore (Brazil)
- Type: Poster
- By: CHU (Tri-Service General Hospital, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Chu, Kai-Min (Tri-Service General Hospital, TAIPEI, China Taiwan)
Tarn, Yen-Huei (Taipei City Hospital, TAIPEI, China Taiwan)
Liou, Wen-Shyong (Tri-Service General Hospital, TAIPEI, China Taiwan)
Objective: To report a case of increased international normalized ratio (INR) after addition of bezafibrate. Case Summary: A 73-year-old man with multiple medical conditions was stabilized on long-term warfarin therapy. In a consulting interview, the pharmacist found his INR was high (5.29) and noted an occurrence of oral hemorrhage. The patient.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.