Evaluation of drug interaction between valproate and carbapenem
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: CHANG, Mei-Hui (Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Clinical pharmacy, Tao-Yuan, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Deng, S.T. (Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, China Taiwan)
The serum concentrations of valproic acid (VPA) are known to decrease during the concomitant administration of carbapenem antibiotics, meropenem was the most potent in reducing the VPA concentration.
To evaluate and compare the alterations in VPA serum level between ertapenem and meropenem when concomitant use of VPA and the.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.