Double medication should be regarded as a drug-drug interaction
- At: 2007 FIP Congress in Beijing (China)
- Type: Poster
- By: LYFTINGSMO, Stein (Hospital Pharmacy of Elverum, Elverum, Norway)
Web based searches for drug-drug interactions were done. They showed that most interaction checkers do not respond on double medications. This is probably not a result of how interactions are defined, but of how the definitions are interpreted by health professionals. It seems that health professionals include a hidden code when defining drug-drug .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.