Safety evaluation for long-term oral amiodarone administration at a teaching hospital in taiwan
- At: 2005 FIP Congress in Cairo (Egypt)
- Type: Poster
- By: LIN, Yu-Ying (Taipei Medical University Hospital, Department of Pharmaceutical Service, Taipei, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Chien (Taipei Medical University, Taipei, China Taiwan)
Aim:To evaluate the monitoring rate and the frequency of LFTs and TFTs for amiodarone-treated patients, and to interpret results if such monitoring was done. Also to evaluate the drug interaction between amiodarone and digoxin or warfarin. Method:A patient database of the 435-bed hospital was used to identify outpatients who take oral amiodarone.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.