Valproic acid-carbapenems interaction in hospitalized patients:a retrospective evaluation and literature review
- At: Amsterdam (the Netherlands) (2012)
- Type: Poster
- By: WU, Pei-Lin (Tainan, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Huang, C.K. (Tainan Municipal Hospital, Tainan, China Taiwan)
Background:Valproic acid (VPA) is commonly prescribed drug for the treatment of seizures.Several case reports have demonstrated a significant interaction between VPA and carbapenem antibiotics.Aim:To review the consequence of patients treated with VPA and carbapenem antibiotics concomitantly, and assess the interaction on epileptic.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.